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Tim Minchin

This brilliant video – if I may be allowed to paraphrase Mary Poppins – contains a few of my favourite things :-


Be a teacher. Please? Please be a teacher.

It’s funny how one picks up little subplot signals in the zietgeist to the point where the only way to silence them is to act on them. 832 more words


Reaction to Not Perfect

Yet again, surprise eye surgery has interfered with my posting schedule. But I can see and that’s cool. Tonight I re-listened to a song by Tim Minchin called… 156 more words

Reaction Poetry

November 25th - Mousetrap play opens in London - "Cheese"

In 1952, #Mousetrap, the worlds longest running play, written by #AgathaChristie opened in #London.  Here is #TimMinchin with #Cheese #singing;#feelgood





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Feel Good

Please watch this

For those of you curious for different perspectives on what makes us tick, and who like to have a smile on your face…enjoy a few minutes to watch this speech by Tim Minchin.


The Gothic Imagination at The British Library

This article first appeared in The Oxonian Review.

For the comedian Tim Minchin, there is no better guard dog against superstition than that steadfast defender of enlightenment values, Scooby Doo. 1,099 more words


Some Life Lessons I liked This Week

I recently watched and listened to the keynote address at a 2013 university graduation ceremony in Western Australia by Tim Minchin, an Aussie public speaker and comedian. 320 more words

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