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    "I want to lose myself in the joyous atmosphere of the world’s middle class getting together to cheer on its fastest and best at throwing heavy objects"...

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10/07
"I discovered a makeshift graveyard at the edge of the city centre with bodies stacked in graves so high, the top couldn’t be reached by earth thrown from a shovel" ...

09/07
Rob Cutforth - our Canadian in New Basford - gives us a glimpse of a novel he's working on ...
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04/06
"Canadians pay more to support the Queen per person than the Brits do. Let me say that again: Canadians pay more. Not less. Not an equal share. More."...

Today
Privatising the police force. How do you even do that? Adorn police stab vests with 888.com patches, like him off the snooker?...
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17/04
Rob Cutforth discovered there's more to genre fiction than World of Warcraft...

Today
"The most aggressive, most unaware, shoutiest and all-round most awful people, without question, are Mums on the school run"...
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02/02
"In Alberta, the earth would have to open up and swallow a city school before it would close. Even then you would only get the afternoon off"...

Today
"Why do you do this to yourselves?"...
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05/10
"What I assumed would be a big outdoor borstal was actually nothing short of the perfect cross-section of the Nottingham populace"...

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