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It seemed to me that any civilization that had so far lost its head as to need to include a set of detailed instructions for use in a package of toothpicks, was no longer a civilization in which I could live and stay sane.

—Wonko the Sane

Manners

Christopher Lee (1922-2015)

Sad that this is what brings be back to this site after nearly a month of dithering about, but Christopher Lee lived too full a life to ignore. 142 more words

Christopher Lee

Swimming


The fourth book of the ‘hitch-hiker’ series. I’m not going to grace it with the conceit that it is a ‘trilogy’ because it is not. … 125 more words

Fiction

All Thumbs

(an Ovillejo, with thankful nod to Douglas Adams)

How could we trust this song
…………….so long,
these syllables of blanks
…………….and thanks
-for-nothin’-dis,
…………….for all the fish. 22 more words

Skive Day!

Unofficially but still! However yesterday a disaster struck- Saturday Centre broke the tune pan stand :0 :0 :0 How will the steel pan group ever play mediocre-ly again???? 144 more words

Anything Of Very Little Relevance

Know Your History - 11th March - Douglas Adams birthday

On this day…

 11th March, 1952 – Douglas Adams born

 Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a “trilogy” of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film. 182 more words

Know Your History

42!! A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Birthday Party

This month, one of my good friends celebrated her 42 years. So when her husband approached me about a surprise birthday party, the conversation went something like this: 846 more words

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