Wowbagger the Infinitely Prolonged

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Monthly Archives: December 2010

Ricky Ponting

Just when I was starting to warm to Ponting, he does something stupid and inexplicable.  I thought he had achieved the difficult feat of maturing, being able to talk honestly and intelligently whilst still retaining the fire and grit which was his, unmoderated, hallmark, along with a shedload of runs.  But his protracted conversation with […]

Dirk Gently

Managed to catch up with the TV program based on Douglas Adams book, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency.  Why ever did the Beeb feel the need to hide this away on BBC4? Now I won’t pretend that I’m reluctant to criticise TV or film adaptations which fail to live up to or largely follow the […]


Had a bit of a poker binge last night.  I felt I was playing well with less than average cards, through something approaching 300 hands over 4 tournaments I saw QQ & JJ once, KQs and QJs once and AK once.  It wasn’t as if I was picking up other pocket pairs all night either, […]

MESH Computers

I can’t recall being so disappointed about being right.  MESH Computers are a bunch of lying arseholes it would seem.  I finally got there liar in chief, know as ‘Charlie’ on their instant chat facility, to admit that my machine will not be delivered before Xmas.  And now it will not be delivered at all. […]

The Little Met Office That Cried ‘Wolf!’

I like snow.  There, I said it.  I know it causes inconvenience and worse in some cases, but what I wish for has no bearing on the actuality, so I like the anticipation of a snowfall.  I have quite a nice view out of the font windows, a couple of fields, hedgerows and a copse […]