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The Smithereens do it 'Especially for You'

The Smithereens unleashed their debut album, “Especially for You,” on the world 30 years ago, and the band played it — and much more at B.B. 400 more words


Standards in the football media.

Over the last few years the football media both written word and televised has faced a challenge from the internet in the shape of forums, social media and blogs such as this one.   725 more words

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Andy Burton's Peugeot Beast - Video

The forests of the UK will no longer be filled with the glorious sounds of Andy Burton’s Cosworth V6-engined, Peugeot 306 bodied beast after the BTRDA decided to ban the vehicle for next season. 45 more words


Good riddance to piss poor commentary

I cannot stand Sky News’ coverage of premiership matches – all that ‘take a bow’ nonsense and the worthless technological advances idiot ex-footballers use to demonstrate how useless they are at deconstructing the game they once used to play. 255 more words


"Sexism" in football

In this post I refer of course, to the recent sacking of Andy Gray from Sky Sports. It was for comments made about women and the offside rule and comments made in December 2010 towards Charlotte Jackson. 1,100 more words


Andy Gray Sacked Over Sexist Remarks

Sky Sports presenter Andy Gray has been sacked after he made sexist remarks about a female match official – and new evidence of “unacceptable behaviour” emerged. 375 more words