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Agonising

There is a Pride event close to me today and I’m in turmoil as to whether to go.  I’ve put it on my 50th year bucket list, but I’m in two, maybe more, minds.  153 more words

Crossdressing

The only Iranian gay in the village

Shimon meets me at the Olive Korner on his way home from work. Marcel brings us a bottle of Shiraz and a bowl of wedges, skin on, slightly underdone. 362 more words

Israel

I'm just 1 point away from the meaning of Life, the Universe and Everything.

It took ‘Deep thought’ the supercomputer in The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, 7.5 million years to work out and check that the answer to literally everything is 42.   764 more words

Life

Pardon? 

That skit in Little Britain, in which the Indian woman keeps getting asked to repeat a phrase that is totally intelligible? It used to happen to me when I lived in England, despite the fact that I set aside my Malaysian accent for the convenience of my British coursemates. 84 more words

Random

The High Cost Of Living With Algorithms (or "Computer Says No")

David Walliams in “Little Britain” (Photcredit: BBC)

How much?!? “ It wasn’t a question, but a statement of disbelief. Surely some mistake.

But no, the quote from the existing provider of my car insurance is a third higher (and nearly into four figures) despite no claim and no changes in circumstance – and another year’s no-claim bonus to boot. 605 more words

Loudshirts Blog

"Can do A" "Can't do B" - the stereotypical views of autism

After the look at the stereotypical support worker in “Wot a kerfuffle“, we now turn our attention to the other side of the Little Britain coin. 967 more words

Asperger's Syndrome

A Bit Of Fry And Laurie - Season One: The Review

Channel: BBC One
Recurring Cast: Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie

I imagine it would be delightful fun to take an American fan of House M.D and take him to this sketch show aired in 1989 and see where the great Hugh Laurie started out. 805 more words

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