Posts made in December, 2011

Match Of The Week: Manchester United 2-3 Blackburn Rovers

By on Dec 31, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

The Premier League title race, we have been told repeatedly over the last couple of weeks or so, is back on. Since getting knocked out of the Champions League by FC Basel, Manchester United have started to rediscover some of their familiar imperiousness, with sixteen goals in their last four Premier League matches – including five in two successive matches...

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Mungo S04E05

Mungo S04E05

By on Dec 31, 2011 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 0 comments

Mungo McCrackas has been in some scrapes before but now he’s wanted by the US government for accidentally assailing the Commander-in-Chief’s pods. It’s only a matter of time before they bring their huge resources and intelligence to bear and flush him out into the open. However, as we all know, football is more important than life itself and the FA...

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Evans & Crawley Town: Very Little Season Of Goodwill

By on Dec 29, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Seldom has there been a less savoury title for a specific football match than The Split Testicle Match, but this is the name that has been given to the Boxing Day League Two match between Crawley Town and Gillingham, in which the visiting side’s┬áChris Whelpdale suffered an injury, of which only the most cursory of descriptions may have sent many males wincing...

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Is The BBC Considering Axing The Football League Show?

By on Dec 29, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

The comments of the host of The Football League Show, Manish Bhasin, over the whereabouts of his show in the BBC schedules over the festive break have been causing social media no little disquiet over the last couple of days or so. This morning, though, a chink of light was granted into a possible reason behind why Bhasin was being so forthright on the subject, with...

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Bank Holiday Tuesday – Portrait Of A Foul

By on Dec 28, 2011 in Art, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

Imagine if you will being born. A comfortable float around a womb that you are quickly starting to outgrow. It has to end. Something’s got to give. Then the pushing and the seepage and the screaming and hey presto, pro-lifers everywhere pat themselves on the back, someone done a baby. As a life event, it is perhaps the most dangerous, perilous and traumatic...

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