John Philpin

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A few days in London is a blog post by Gotham Gal who writes; The greatest thing we can do as citizens of the world is to go and visit other cities learn about their cultures see different landscapes and experience something else. Makes total sense to this chap in fact couldnt agree more. Confused   Continue reading "Its All In The Set Up"

A few days in London is a blog post by Gotham Gal who writes; The greatest thing we can do as citizens of the world is to go and visit other cities learn about their cultures see different landscapes and experience something else. Makes total sense to this chap in fact couldnt agree more. Confused Continue reading "Its All In The Set Up"

The signs were very clear any small containers with liquids needed to be removed from the luggage and put into a separate see-through plastic bag  duly provided below said signs. You then  and only then  move on to the security check line. A woman four places in front of this chap must   Continue reading "Unclear On The Principle"

The signs were very clear any small containers with liquids needed to be removed from the luggage and put into a separate see-through plastic bag duly provided below said signs. You then and only then move on to the security check line. A woman four places in front of this chap must Continue reading "Unclear On The Principle"

True Story: Mr. Bojangles stands across the bar from me waxing lyrical about the inadequacy of his manager. Tight 3 piece suit. Windsor knot on his Pink tie. Large Gold (colored) watch on one wrist large Gold (colored) chain on the other. He needs to understand that more meaningful language and less profanity is a   Continue reading "Let This Be A Warning"

True Story: Mr. Bojangles stands across the bar from me waxing lyrical about the inadequacy of his manager. Tight 3 piece suit. Windsor knot on his Pink tie. Large Gold (colored) watch on one wrist large Gold (colored) chain on the other. He needs to understand that more meaningful language and less profanity is a Continue reading "Let This Be A Warning"

The two are fast becoming interchangeable ... for example ... this promotional image for Trump 2020.

The two are fast becoming interchangeable ... for example ... this promotional image for Trump 2020.

This chap has another blog  People First  over here where recently he has been writing some short  very short  stories based on conversations he has had with people he meets. He just wrote this story based on a semi overheard conversation  which somehow didnt seem to fit the thread of   Continue reading "Dont Judge A Book By Its Covers"

This chap has another blog People First over here where recently he has been writing some short very short stories based on conversations he has had with people he meets. He just wrote this story based on a semi overheard conversation which somehow didnt seem to fit the thread of Continue reading "Dont Judge A Book By Its Covers"

This chap just had a read of this. It is a Russian propaganda guide to stealing your roommates Burrito. It struck him that they missed the obvious one: Roommate mysteriously falls from radioactive park bench dies of broken neck. D-Notice issued. Never eschew the obvious. Or the unbelievable. Both can defeat the application of Occams   Continue reading "Sometimes You Overlook The Obvious"

This chap just had a read of this. It is a Russian propaganda guide to stealing your roommates Burrito. It struck him that they missed the obvious one: Roommate mysteriously falls from radioactive park bench dies of broken neck. D-Notice issued. Never eschew the obvious. Or the unbelievable. Both can defeat the application of Occams Continue reading "Sometimes You Overlook The Obvious"

It’s About People

It’s About People

The chaps are oft brought to write about observations they see read and hear. This piece is different. This piece is a simple story of a real-life experience. That said  as always  we hope the opinion seeps through! This chap wont name the place to protect the innocent. Suffice to say a restaurant   Continue reading "Salt and Pepper"

The chaps are oft brought to write about observations they see read and hear. This piece is different. This piece is a simple story of a real-life experience. That said as always we hope the opinion seeps through! This chap wont name the place to protect the innocent. Suffice to say a restaurant Continue reading "Salt and Pepper"

Best Ed Sheeran album ever (with many thanks to Modern Toss at the Guardian)

Best Ed Sheeran album ever (with many thanks to Modern Toss at the Guardian)

The Pedants Revolt (original attributed to Chris Green  found at the Analytical Grammar/Grammar Planet Facebook page)

The Pedants Revolt (original attributed to Chris Green found at the Analytical Grammar/Grammar Planet Facebook page)

Whereupon the chaps debate the insult ... sorry - but can you 'debate' if you 'agree'? ... cough /// discuss the insult ... as delivered in both modern and olden times.

Whereupon the chaps debate the insult ... sorry - but can you 'debate' if you 'agree'? ... cough /// discuss the insult ... as delivered in both modern and olden times.

Well - it is a joke - but so much of humor is based in reality.

Well - it is a joke - but so much of humor is based in reality.

now what you might ask are those? Well suffice to say that if this little ballydoo works this chap will pop back here and try to explain it all. Suffice to say it all started here. Lets see if you can come up with an explanation before I return.

now what you might ask are those? Well suffice to say that if this little ballydoo works this chap will pop back here and try to explain it all. Suffice to say it all started here. Lets see if you can come up with an explanation before I return.

Interesting to learn what you dont know about people until you do.

Interesting to learn what you dont know about people until you do.

And thanks for your Time It would not be much of a universe if it wasnt home to the people you love. Dr. Stephen Hawking 1942- 2018

And thanks for your Time It would not be much of a universe if it wasnt home to the people you love. Dr. Stephen Hawking 1942- 2018

Vero: Hot Instagram alternative - but will it stick around? "Hariri's ties with the family business Saudi Oger have come into question. The company has been accused in recent years of failing to pay workers and stranding them with little food and access to medical care. Vero says Hariri hasn't had any operational or financial involvement with the business since late 2013."

Vero: Hot Instagram alternative - but will it stick around? "Hariri's ties with the family business Saudi Oger have come into question. The company has been accused in recent years of failing to pay workers and stranding them with little food and access to medical care. Vero says Hariri hasn't had any operational or financial involvement with the business since late 2013."