Brian's Blog

…one man's contribution to the Weeeeerly Wild World

My reading pile…

…has grown exponentially … digitally. I’d put off buying an eReader since (1) I never intend to buy a non-proper book, (2) My local library can often source books I … Continue reading

3 July, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Youtube Diary | June 2017

The results are in. Back at the end of May I decided to look through my web browser history and look at how many Youtube videos I had watched, and … Continue reading

3 July, 2017 · Leave a comment

National Unplugging Day 2017

Well, I keep getting my days mixed up for this National Unplugging Day lark. Last year I got it mixed up by a day, now this year I had it … Continue reading

28 June, 2017 · Leave a comment

Protesting over uniforms…

…or is it uniformity? A group of school boys in the UK have been protesting this week about not having the option to wear shorts during the warm weather, choosing … Continue reading

23 June, 2017 · Leave a comment

Coffee and Biscuits?

I was just tucking into a multi-pack of McVitie’s Biscuits when I noticed a logo/symbol for Terracycle (www.terracycle.co.uk / http://www.terracycle.ie / http://www.terracycle.com / http://www.terracycle.ca), so I checked it out. It … Continue reading

11 June, 2017 · 3 Comments

What I like to see in political news…

…politicians on bikes. I think that’s about it. I suppose it’s because I cycle everywhere, the one sure way I can relate to a politician, or anyone really, is if … Continue reading

6 June, 2017 · 2 Comments

The Hunger Games and Fan Fiction

I was recently having a conversation with a friend about fan fiction and as you may know I’ve been reading and watching The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. I’ve never … Continue reading

2 June, 2017 · Leave a comment