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Review: Spamalot, Buxton Opera House

Spamalot is a tried and tested Monty Python tribute show drawn in some part from the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Familiarity with the film, or the Python oeuvre, is hardly essential but looking around the Buxton audience it was evident that many recognised some of the less obvious references. 322 palabras más

Music

On death

Memento, homo … quia pulvis es, et in pulverem reverteris’ (remember human, that you are dust and to dust you will return)

Interacting with a skeletal chassis wrapped in a black cowl and wielding a farming implement of questionable hygiene seems a little dated. 1.111 palabras más

Fundamental Joeyism

Always look on the bright side of life

I think we have all bought in to the bad news culture.  The “instant news” anywhere in the world instantly beamed into our lives through tv, radio, media, print and gossip.  723 palabras más

Goodhearted Giggles

Everyone knows by now that I love to laugh. If for some reason you don’t believe me, then just ask any one of my housemates what I do all day, every day. 399 palabras más

Putting The "Fun" Back In Funeral

I know what you’re thinking, how incredibly insensitive Bethany, people have died. Yes, it is insensitive in some cases. Some people dying is an awful tragedy and shouldn’t be poked fun at, but people who have lived a very long life, achieved lots of amazing things or lived life fully… Shouldn’t that be a celebration of life rather than mourning a death? 357 palabras más

Lessons

Why Harness is the Worst

Each morning I wake up so pumped for the day.  I stare at Dad till he gets out of Bed.  I feel the anticipation of freedom as he unlatches Crate, but suddenly I’m shoved into the most disagreeable contraption I’ve ever known.  239 palabras más

Dog Diaries

Big World, Big Puppy

I can’t believe it’s already been a week since I came Home with Dad.  Mom says I’m already growing since I weigh 14 lbs (6.4 kg), and Vet says I’m going to be a big boy.  342 palabras más

Dog Diaries