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Prince Harry

Even republicans approve, surely?

Microwaving tea

Recommended by scientists, apparently. Disgusting

No televised election debates

Disappointing; we were rather looking forward to May vs The Sturge


Olivia Coleman = nailed-on Future National Treasure

Spring Bank holidays

Too close together! Very bad!


“I queued for THREE BLOODY HOURS at B&Q for a new recycling bin! The entire town’s in CHAOS”


To be listened to whole on a long journey for maximum effect

Using a proper paper map

Strangely satisfying

The “Flash” Flash ad

It’s back! Possibly the best ever singing dog in an advert ever

Crap tacos

Reheated, with too much chilli: middle-class kebabs, basically

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    News and natter

    Giant statue of Colin Firth's Mr Darcy in London's Hyde Park

    Deeply naff

    Pimms. Salad. Crudité. Pickles. Salsa. Gazpacho

    The humble cucumber. So many uses, says @nicky_t

    Britain doesn't recognise its tree types

    Not even the oak. We all need to do much better

    Writing "reached out to x for comment"

    Stop it, says @Tinpotgamer. "Contacted" will do fine

    The woman who said "tough titty" on BBC Radio 4

    Let's hear it for her, says @keridavies

    Greggs going all posh

    No! We liked it better before!

    Ice cream vans allowed to sound their chimes a bit longer

    Hurray for the sound of British summer

    Paying a premium for houses with a sea view

    We just can't get enough of an estuary

    Red wine "detox" holiday in south-west France

    Don't mind if we do

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    I scored 7/8 on the tree test and was feeling chuffed, then it told me I did so well because I am old.

    July 20, 2013 | Unregistered Commenteracorn

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