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Brownlow puts his foot in it…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected colours are: bulging brown, swollen sienna, vile violet, ribald red, yawping yellow, and that funny shade of fawn that the rug went after it had been left in out the sun all day. … Continue reading

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Brownlow and the professor receive a parcel…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s existential angst is centred around the sound of the word pamphlet. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Brownlow!… Brownlow! Where the hell are you?’ ‘Oh, hello Professor, I was down in the basement dusting those rather cute canopic jars that … Continue reading

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What’s this tied to the old spoon?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like Michelangelo’s David… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s an old post rehashed from my days of blogging on that funny old thing Myspace: ‘I say Professor, it’s good to be out … Continue reading

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The Cardboard Box…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s dictionary word is kickie-wickie (noun) – a wife. (Shakespeare) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Brownlow… Brownlow… What in God’s name are you doing down there?… Brownlow! Brownlow!…’ ‘Yes, Professor?’ ‘Well?’ ‘Well what sir? ‘Well, why are you messing about … Continue reading

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