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999. And relax.

So I finished the number plates. I set out on Friday with three left, saw a 997 where it was supposed to be, a 998 where it was supposed to be, and then en route to one of my two … Continue reading

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Today’s Pointless gem/today’s pointless gem

The category: Charles Dickens characters. One of the contestants, who had a shocker in the previous edition, steps forward. “How are you on Dickens characters, Scott?” asks Alexander Armstrong. “Not bad,” replies Scott, “I’ve seen a couple of the movies…” … Continue reading

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Number plates – the end is nigh. Ish.

Given that the only people who visit this blog (other than the occasional nutter who alights here inadvertently, reads one entry with no sense of the self-deprecating irony behind it and leaves a vitriolic response – they seem to be … Continue reading

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NumberWatch 899

Finally, I have crawled my way to 899. It took 38 days to get from 850. Under normal circumstances that’s very fast, but coming off the back of 28, 21 and 24 for the previous three sets of 50 it … Continue reading

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NumberWatch

According to the statistics on this site, nearly three times as many people looked at this weblog in July than in the preceding months. As hard as I find this to believe (given that there has been nothing new to … Continue reading

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It’s alive!

For some days now I’ve been thinking that I ought to try and revive this moribund blog. Like many things in life, blogging is something into and out of which it is very easy to slip, and without me really … Continue reading

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Slip out the trackback, Jack

Imagine my surprise to receive e-mail notification that my moribund weblog had been the subject of a trackback. Once I researched a little and found out what a trackback was, I was intrigued as to who had decided to link … Continue reading

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