I was watching Banged Up Abroad last night with Daughter and The Turk. Definitely showing my old age I shook my head and tut-tutted in various points throughout the show as ridiculous stories were told by hapless tourists or morons trying to make a quick buck. 877 more words
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About: “Hard Time makes the Shawshank Redemption look like a holiday camp” – News of the World
“A buttock-clenchingly terrifying cautionary tale” – Meg Rosoff author of How I Live Now… 288 more words
This post is not really about writing, but I felt I had to talk about this.
The talk we had at school today by a guy called Shaun Atwood was the most interesting and definitely the best talk I have ever listened to in the seven years of being at that school. 343 more words
Episode 3 of Four Finger Spatchcock, entitled The Former Leaders of The Future Party, is now available for download. Actually, it was available from yesterday, but I was still in Fiji, and was unable to post this as I was in a beautiful hotel relaxing. 28 more words
Much curiosity surrounds the case of Michaella McCollum Connelly, 20, from Northern Ireland and Melissa Reid, 20, from Scotland. The public (myself included) casts doubt on their story with scrupulous probing of their actions and personal characters. 916 more words