Browsing All posts tagged under »Random Rants/Grumbles & Life«

To Brexit or not to Brexit, that is the question…

Jun 22, 2016

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Tomorrow, I, along with the rest of the UK will go to the polls to either vote to Remain as part of Europe or Leave and go it ‘alone’ in the EU Referendum. As with the Scottish indyref of 2014, one side tells us one thing whilst the other tells us another without being clear […]

Doctor Who: A New Female Regeneration?

Sep 19, 2015

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So, here we are again with everyone’s favourite time traveller, the Doctor and his companion Clara as they set about racing through time and space in the blue box that’s bigger on in the inside than on the out. Doctor Who series 9 looks set to be full of surprises and I for one only […]

X Marks the Same Tired Old Thing

May 7, 2015

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So, after my first attempt at voting failed I tried again after the working day had finished where I had more time on my hands to stand around dithering until it was my turn to put that ‘X‘ on the flimsy piece of paper. As I queued up thoughts tumbled around my head about the […]

Conformity and the Path to Freedom

Mar 21, 2015

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Well, it has been a while since I have written anything on here due to ‘normal’ life taking over and towing the line, conforming like everyone else; well mostly everyone else anyway. I have felt like a Cyberman these past few weeks; trapped without my own voice and doing as I am told. Anyone who […]

Oxford Pub guide

Sep 17, 2014

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I went to Oxford a couple of weeks ago and this is a short list of some of the pubs we visited if you ever go to that wonderful city. Please bear in mind that there are only a few on here as much as I would have liked to have visited more. Another time […]

News Reviews 6

Sep 17, 2014

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The following are just a few grumbles of the week to let out of my crowded and mad mind. The Scottish Referendum Yes I know, I did a huge piece on this a few days ago but it is a big thing here in the UK and will change everything no matter which way it […]

Broken Britain?

Sep 9, 2014

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Is Britain and the United Kingdom on the Verge of Splitting? Britain. A land of myth and legend, of war and peace, of invaders and settlers. It has the fastest growing language in the world and has spread its influence almost everywhere through culture and language. Famous writers include Shakespeare,Rabbie Burns, and Dylan Thomas, to […]

Robin Williams 1951-2014

Aug 12, 2014

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And another bright light has gone Taken by the reaper Far too early ended his song But he don’t care for either Robin Williams, one of the funniest men alive and probably my favourite besides Rik Mayall, has died of an apparent and suspected suicide. The news was reported in the early hours of this […]

Why I Hate Football

Jul 6, 2014

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So the Football World Cup is in full swing to many people’s delight and others inward groans, mine included. Even with England apparently out people are still interested in it. So why do I hate football then? I don’t use that word lightly either. I mean it with a passion. With an almost vehemence-like attitude […]

Rik Mayall: 7 March 1958 – 9 June 2014

Jun 9, 2014

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Today had started off well until I started reading Twitter, the fastest news feed there is that can make you laugh, rise to anger or cry. Sadly today it is pretty much the latter. British comedy legend Rik Mayall known for the Comic Strip Presents, Young Ones, Bottom, the New Statesman, Blackadder, Jonathan Creek, and […]