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So Dave, do you live in an appropriate environment?…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like a bit of spume caught up in the wind on the esplanade on a stormy winter’s day. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> As you probably know already dear reader, I live … Continue reading

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One or two short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s radish is the spiteful one… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 414. I’m sorry I’m late, but I was trying to set the EQ on my music to ‘pop’. A single overheard remark: ‘He put … Continue reading

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Me, I do like Avenger-Trek…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s existential angst is for some reason centred around the sound of the word barnacle. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I suppose they are a bit like wallpaper… You know – they are not something you watch seriously, you’ve seen … Continue reading

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One or two short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s novel pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the crisp smell of fallen leaves in Autumn. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 301. I’m sorry I’m late, but my hadrons were failing to collide. A … Continue reading

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Some smallish items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: spinode, spintext, spirant, spinel, spinous, and bugong. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. If he happens … Continue reading

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That was the first time I ever heard…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s expletive is ‘I’ll be dagnabbed!’ – an unusual variation on the U.S. euphemism ‘I’ll be doggoned!’ – meaning ‘I’ll be God damned’. Please do try to slip it into conversation today. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> My attempts at … Continue reading

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Some more titchy items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s Komodo Dragon is the soft cuddly one. Cuddly. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No.159. I’m sorry I’m late, but the driver of my bus was abducted by aliens mid journey. He had an intelligent forehead, … Continue reading

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