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Red or Dead, by David Peace: Not for Everybody, but Great Art Seldom Is

Finally, sports fiction has its own Ulysses, its own Moby-Dick—thankfully, the genre still awaits its Finnegan’s Wake. David Peace, who gave us the remarkable… 128 more words

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Lăng kính: Cái số vô địch? - http://www.360thethao.vn/bong-da-anh/giai-ngoai-hang/lang-kinh-cai-vo-dich.html

(360TheThao.vn) Người ta bất chợt nhận ra rằng mùa giải 2013/14 của Liverpool giống hệt với những gì đã xảy ra đúng 50 năm về trước. 42 more words

Day 11 – Accidents Will Happen

Song of the Day: Brand New Cadillac – Vince Taylor and the Playboys 

Anish drove up in a brand new minibus this morning. He arrived at Apollo at 6.30am while I was half-way through my Alpen, Cornflakes and toast and trying to read… 729 more words


The Damned Utd, by David Peace: Damn Good!

This book has been on my to-be-read list ever since I saw the brilliant film adaptation starring Michael Sheen. Unfortunately, other books kept getting added to the list and I never quite got around to reading it. 95 more words


De Mistwedstrijd (The mist game) Ajax v Liverpool, the birth of total football

‘Ajax. ‘Isn’t that a cleaning fluid?’ So Bill Shankly scoffed when Liverpool drew Ajax of Amsterdam, in the 1966-67 second round of the European Champions Cup. 1,853 more words

Manchester United vs Liverpool - Ends of Empires?

Manchester United’s recent loss to Liverpool at Old Trafford offered definitive evidence to many observers that the malaise that has run through the club this season may just be deeper than previously thought. 2,563 more words

Life is an interesting journey.

I’m not a fan of birthdays.

I should quantify that, I’m not a fan of my own birthday. Every year, I get asked what I want as a gift and I never want anything, I don’t want any fuss, I don’t want people fussing over me or spending money on me when they could be spending money on themselves or others. 318 more words