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Entertainment for Thanksgiving

Let’s begin today’s entertainment with the new uniform for busking! From the way the onlookers are dressed, it presumably isn’t a very warm day, so it’s one sure way of getting attention. Maybe not the obvious way to ‘get rich … Continue reading

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Couples

A small celebration of loving gay couples in this post, which I must therefore dedicate to my very special partner who quite fortuitously featured in a crossword clue in a UK newspaper this week: ‘Cumbrian lad as street trader’ – … Continue reading

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The St Valentine’s Day Massacre

…Joke – well, sort of! My previous post on ‘Happiness‘ provoked several reactions, including ‘Why didn’t you do that one on St Valentine’ Day?’ – didn’t occur to me, sorry – to visitors sending me lists of things that made them … Continue reading

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The Rising Generation

Like the teen guy on the bars there, showing off his shoulders, abs and chest development as a result of his workouts, I am watching my son Leo (just 13) steadily but definitely turning into a man. A lot of … Continue reading

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‘Mad About the Boy’

Unsubtle reference there to the gay hints included by Mr Noel Coward in his songwriting (I think it is one of his – not my specialist subject)… but a good theme for today’s post. Here’s a nice example: Tomorrow my … Continue reading

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Of Mice and Men

Oh, I do so love it when something happens which lets me use a post title with a double meaning! One of my dad’s scientific colleagues who knows something of what we are doing here, fitness wise, has drawn attention … Continue reading

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Still Dave Here… ‘Home Alone’

I lay awake a lot of last night, thinking about Tone. It’s the longest period we’ve been apart since we first declared our love. That’s how we always want to be – that close. Competitive, yes, but always caring… The … Continue reading

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Abs… olute Definition

Back to our main theme of fitness, exercise and so forth. An e-mail correspondent asks us ‘how do we define “fit”?’ An interesting question, because so much depends on what you want to achieve. Most bodybuilders go for huge chests … Continue reading

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It’s ‘Too Darn Hot’

We’re having a period of high, sultry, oppressive temperature. Friends in Eastern Europe tell us they are getting the same, but without the humidity. So I guess summer arrived. This looks good: So does this: This too! A pity Tennessee … Continue reading

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Is The Dream Over?

‘Sometimes you wake up from a dream. Sometimes you wake up in a dream. And sometimes, just once in a while, you wake up in someone else’s dream.’ What happened last night? Is ‘The Dream’ over? Three books written, effectively … Continue reading

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