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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


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


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


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 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

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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

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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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