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Code Brown

Henry had one last night.  One minute sloshing around happily in his bath – the next minute surrounded by bobbing brown mines of filth and disease.  This was maybe the 4th, which is really not frequent at all, but always causes huge panic on my part.  Lara, as always, is the cool cucumber.  Once the […]

MC Rove

Now that Karl Rove is rapping, is it too much to hope that someone will cap his ass?

FA Cup Classic

I stayed up late last night to watch the 1994 FA Cup final on FSC.  ManU beat Chelsea 4-0 in a spirited match at old Wembley.  Some players I saw:  Ryan Giggs, Paul Ince, Peter Schmeichel, Dennis Wise, Dennis Irwin, Roy Keane and of course Eric Cantona (collar up, mes amies).  Alex Ferguson was ManU’s […]

Let us now praise a (soon to be) famous man

Lara and I met Ian William yesterday and the boy is a delight.  As much of a delight as a sleeping baby can be, which is a lot.  He slept the whole time which made it easier to hold him and pass him around and not once did he get fussy.  He put his arms up […]