Tag Archives: World War Two

That’s right Joe! Punch him!…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s interesting fish names are: the Bleak, the Bronze Corydoras, the Climbing Perch, the Dottyback, the Elastmobranch, and the Hickory Shad. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> “Take that, you squarehead!” Goodness me, what’s all this? Well, it’s just a nicely … Continue reading

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A Short Guide to Great Britain… (10)

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to nail it to an exterior wall, rub warm lard into its surface using a generous sponge – then, using the template supplied, mark out with a moist finger the emblem you have … Continue reading

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A short Guide to Great Britain (5)…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like a gorilla. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s that little gem of a junk shop book again – a short guide to Britain and its culture handed out to the American … Continue reading

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A Short Guide to Great Britain… (3)

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: futhork, fustet, fusarole, furibund, futtock, and wayzgoose. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Extra marks will … Continue reading

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A short guide to Great Britain… (2)

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to try to hold it up close to the ceiling using a broom or a golf club whilst tap dancing and singing ‘I Got Rhythm’ by George Gershwin. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Shall we have another … Continue reading

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A Short Guide to Great Britain…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s sound is that of the gears of the haunted windmill creaking and turning in the dead of night… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s another little gem of a book found in a junk shop a few years ago; … Continue reading

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Oh, hello, what’s this?

When I was a child, another lad I knew, with whom I used to hang about… (Did I really just say ‘with whom I used to hang about’? Yes, I think I did… Gosh, I hope that was grammatically correct!) … Continue reading

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