Posts Tagged “Lies”

Get This

by Purple Wyrm on September 19, 2016

I am not dead! Europe did not kill me (despite the best efforts of one of its cold viruses) and I am back in the antipodes where I belong. I am in the process of uploading my holiday snaps, and (…)

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The Seven Wonders of the Second World War

by Purple Wyrm on October 24, 2014

1: The HMS Habakkuk (UK/Canada) 2: His Majesty’s Artillery Barrages, Brixton and Leyton (UK) 3: The USS George Washington and USS Theodore Roosevelt Invasion Carriers (USA) 4: The Mukhoboyka Sonic Anti-Aircraft Array (USSR) 5: The Landkreuzer P. 1400 Ratte II (…)

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Where are they now?

by Purple Wyrm on July 29, 2014

Much has been made of the fact that this year is the tenth anniversary of the end of seminal 90’s sitcom Friends (half of which was of course set, filmed and broadcast in the 2000’s). So with that in mind (…)

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M.C. Surveyor General in the Upper House

by Purple Wyrm on May 20, 2014

People are currently expressing a great deal of surprise that the hip-hop term “diss” (that is to disrespect someone) first appears in the December 10th 1906 edition of Perth’s own Sunday Times. Those of us familiar with the history of (…)

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On Spiegeltents

by Purple Wyrm on February 16, 2013

People will tell you that ‘spiegel’ is Dutch for ‘mirror’, and a spiegeltent is hence called because of the mirrors used to decorate it. This is untrue. A spiegel is a cross between a spaniel and a beagle. The breed (…)

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Things they don’t want you to know…

by Purple Wyrm on July 1, 2011

He likes to move it, move it

A Reading from the Book of Truth

by Purple Wyrm on February 4, 2011

All are the three and of the three

Fun Facts!

by Purple Wyrm on August 31, 2010

Isuzu = Suzuki

Fun Facts You Never Knew!

by Purple Wyrm on June 4, 2008

If you believe any of this then you seriously need help.

Lies! All Lies!

by Purple Wyrm on May 26, 2007

Barnes Wallis vs The Clash