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Pithy snippets…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s sound is that of jingle bells and reindeer snorting and clip-clopping their hooves across the tiles. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 152. I’m sorry I’m late, but I found that my obelisk had tilted … Continue reading

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Doom off the rails…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s dictionary word is ‘colcothar’ – a dark red iron peroxide formed by calcining iron sulphate. I have lots of it around the house, as I am calcining iron sulphate daily. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Simon Doom, writer and … Continue reading

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