Category Archives: The Second World Series

Tuesday 7th February: Is It Because I Is Caesar?

It is said that Julius Caesar knew he was going to die on the day he did: it is said that he knew of the plot to kill him and he did nothing to save himself.  This has perplexed scholars … Continue reading

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Tuesday 31st January: Bad Mood Bear

Now then children, are we all sitting comfortably? On the mat please.   Scouse Steve please stop pulling Angry Mick’s hair.   Then I’ll begin: this is the story of Bad Mood Bear. Bad Mood Bear is a big old bear with … Continue reading

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Tuesday 24th January: Censorship

Censorship: a truly dirty word to any artist, whether that is the papal and Victorian prudish figleafing of classical sculpture, to the modern day disgust at the recent RSC’s production with its unsavoury (for some) depictions of life in a … Continue reading

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Tuesday 17th January: Three Wise Men

And lo it came to pass in the days of third proconsulate of Julius Caesar Megson and the reign of King Wilson of Bramall, close to the ancient gate that stands still strong and worthy beside the brook, that all with email were called forth … Continue reading

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Tuesday 10th January: Questions Questions Questions

No ramblings this week, purely because I have two questions to ask of you all and I know how you struggle with such complexities. Firstly: who is playing this Thursday night?    Darks won last week, granted we had the extra … Continue reading

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Tuesday 3rd January 2012: Happy New Year

And it’s welcome back everybody and I trust it was a cracking festive period for you all. 2012 brings with it mammoth questions that over time I am sure we will answer, questions like: Who has been in crafty training … Continue reading

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Tuesday 20th December 2011: He’s Behind You

And after writing it I realise just how gay that title sounds but I guess it is in keeping with our very own Pantomime performance last Thursday night where the 2 ugly sisters and widow twankie were defeated by the … Continue reading

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Tuesday 13th December 2011 : Nativity Play

Oh come all ye faithful, joyful and triumphant its the last game of the year this Thursday.    Deck the halls and the goalposts, turn the netting into a pleasant nativity scene perhaps, will the Three Wise Men (Jono, Jess and … Continue reading

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Tuesday 7th December: Mad Hatter

Morning, Mad hatter impression time so short and sweet this week Who is playing? Its Whites 3 Darks 2 Also I was asked last week about Christmas, so confirmation again that there is no footy on the 22nd or the … Continue reading

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Tuesday 29th November: A Shadow Is Cast

As I was not there last Thursday I did have in mind to write a piece this week about the origins of the penalty kick and link it back to Mick’s remarkable attempt the week before but it seems churlish to … Continue reading

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