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Lotto? It’s not. Oh.

Look what landed on my doormat – a free EuroMillions lotto ticket! TL/DR: except it’s not. But it’s slightly interesting, so: If you visit the website (lotovoucher.com, registered to one Michael Frayling, address obscured), you’ll be asked to click through to lottoland.co.uk, where you’ll be offered the chance to ‘Play lotto securely’, and you’ll see […]

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Henry James on London

IT is difficult to speak adequately or justly of London,” wrote Henry James in 1881. “It is not a pleasant place; it is not agreeable, or cheerful, or easy, or exempt from reproach. It is only magnificent.” From Time.com.

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On reading into things

I’m sick. Not, thankfully, depressed – just suffering some kind of headachey, throat-swelley, leg-wobble-y, virus-y lurgy. And so, in between struggling to the kettle and fending cats away from the Night Nurse, I’ve been catching up on some reading. Yesterday, this: The so-called ‘psychotically depressed’ person who tries to kill herself doesn’t do so out […]

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Meateasy, New Cross

I don’t know enough about food to claim the title “foodie”, but I am a glutton. And as a glutton in South London, when I heard about a “meatwagon” selling awesome burgers somewhere in Peckham, I was pretty excited. And then before I could get there, some bastard stole the wagon. Sigh. But good things […]

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