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Six Eulogies For The 1960s

Tom Doran | Posted 14.10.2012 | Home
Tom Doran

The 1960s are the youthful love affair our culture has never quite moved on from. "If you remember it, you weren't there", say tedious people, tedious...

Remembering Mervyn Davies, Greatest of the Great Eights

Scott Jordan Harris | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Sport
Scott Jordan Harris

Mervyn Davies--a crucial member of the two finest rugby teams ever assembled, the 1971 and 1974 British Lions, and of the all-time XV of any rugby fan with sense--has died of cancer. To the special men who played with him in those legendary Lions sides, his death was not a surprise.

Me, Benny Hill and the Milkman

Trevor Neal | Posted 11.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Trevor Neal

Appearing on children's TV meant I had to control my urge to swear if I wanted to keep my job. After so many years the habit's kind of stuck. In the Shawshank Redemption Morgan Freeman continues to ask permission to go to the toilet even when he's freed from prison. That's a bit like me. I ask permission. Then I go to the toilet and swear like a f**king trooper.