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Down to the wire

  One of your first observations as a budding ancient historian is that history is written by the victors, your sources are predominantly propaganda, the journalism of that day, which when placed in contrast with the now allows for a … Continue reading

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The Fifth World Series

In case you are wondering, it happened when i wasn’t maintaining the blog and to be honest I can’t remember who won it but i do know that the score in World Series at the end of it was Darks … Continue reading

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A warm and sticky baton

Yes it’s been a while and my thanks, my earnest and heartfelt and immeasurable thanks gush (but in a sincere way) towards Jono, founding member and treasurer and all things really, infact Mr Blades 5 A Side himself, for keeping … Continue reading

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I’m Back

And I’m back! It’s time to start writing again. It’s been too long and in truth I’ve missed it, this, you. No, in fact it is more than just that: it is many many things all confusing and contrasting within … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Sheffield FC: 24th October 2012

Now I have to say that I was saddened by the events on Friday night, not just the “one idiot” who attached Kirkland, but the other idiots who ran aggressively on the pitch, the other idiots who tore advertising hoardings … Continue reading

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Referendum: 16th October 2012

A shock win for Whites last week I hear, a chuntering Mark at the end of the game I hear, a classic it was called I hear, well I’m secretly hoping (although it’s not so secret now I guess) that … Continue reading

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I’m wasted here: 9th October 2012

Busy busy busy, like a bee, well actually nothing like a bee at all, unless it’s a sedately bee, perhaps the Queen bee back at the hive, not going out buzzing around but sat there waiting on the worker bees … Continue reading

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It takes a great team…:27th September 2012

Not many teams can afford to give the opposition a 7 goal lead before launching their come back, and last week the Whites were certainly not one of those teams. The question remains is whether it should stand as the … Continue reading

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I am a tardy boy: 19th September 2012

My, I am getting tardy, two weeks in a row when my updates have come out on a Wednesday. I need punishing, I need corrective rehabilitation, shackles and restraints, I need taking by a firm hand, I need oh yes … Continue reading

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Spiffing game last week: 12th September 2012

Both teams were splendid and played the game in an almost nostalgic manner.   Revelling in the innocence of a by-gone age, both teams arrived at the ground by bus or tram or even on a penny farthing, enjoying much hilarity and … Continue reading

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