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19 April 2020Tags, automatically uppercase
The Silence of the Hams
TOMORROW Lulu Shayler on the benefits of lockdown.
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Good Friday AD 33JESUS CHRIST, LAST SUPPER, JUDAS ISCARIOT
From: Judas@silvermail. com
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Hi all, I’ve booked a table for 13 tomorrow night (Wed) at Ishmael’s. Can everyone make that? Laters, Judas
THE VIEW FROM MRAK
8 April 2020lockdown, games, quizzes
‘No, I hate quizzes. I usually know the answers, it’s just that I can’t remember them’
26 April 2020politics, debate
The Way I See It
Horace Edgerley opines
‘As I considered the political situation laid out before me, I have been minded to coin a phrase which i think rather neatly sums up the predicament of our rulers: They are falling into the trap of over-promising and under-delivering.’
So says our insightful political columnist Horace Edgerly. Read him tomorrow: ONLY IN THE SECOND POST!
‘Then comes the band of the Royal Marines,
One ukele and two tambourines’
19 April 2020COVID, MEDIA
How many had to die before the British media got its act together? And what is their strategy now?
‘Are you ashamed of your coverage, Mr Pym?
Muddled, hysterical, inconsistent, contradictory and slow off the mark. TOMORROW Debbie Briscoe looks at the UK media’s shambolic response to Corona Virus and asks, ‘Have they learned their lesson’?
24 April 2020
HORTICULTURE, OLIVE TREES
By mid September of next year the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea will have more olive trees than Eastern Apulia, according to the latest edition of Ducrow’s Regional Statistics.
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