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WE’RE NOT SPANISH WE ARE SCOUSE

WE’RE NOT SPANISH WE ARE SCOUSE

BARCA. These days we’re reading more and more on the subject of Barca. Guardiola this, and La Masia that – every trophy they add to the cabinet comes with fresh proclamations of their righteousness – it’s not only fashionable to do so, it’s reached the stage where every fresh steaming […]

1984

1984

“[it] … was not a thing that could be concealed forever. You might dodge it successfully for a while, even for years, but sooner or later they were bound to get you.” –  George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty Four   MENTION the year 1984 to Liverpool supporters and most, predictably, will recall Joe […]

A tale of two Noel albums

I LIKE Noel Gallagher. I once interviewed him on the phone about Manchester City when I worked on the kids football magazine MATCH! sometime around 1994 when Oasis were just starting out. He was pretty funny then and totally down to earth. 17 years on, I don’t reckon he’s changed much […]

Is this your first time?

Is this your first time?

“IS this your first time?” she asked me as she held my hand and looked me in the eye. “Yeah,” I excitedly replied, not quite sure if there were any words I could use to describe what had just happened. She looked at me again, her of at least 60 […]