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Public Address 17/12/04 - Absolute Lashings!

PUBLIC ADDRESS 17/12/04 - Absolute Lashings!

Vrrrrrmmmm ... | Dec 17, 2004 11:42
Russell Brown's Hard News

The burgeoning support for the continuance of Western Springs speedway racing is probably not unconnected with a desire to compensate for the failure of the proposed V8 race in a different part of town to get planning approval...
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From here to modernity | Dec 17, 2004 10:42
Graham Reid's many things

We live in a cynical world, as Jerry Maguire said. And there are reasons to be cynical: corruption and graft, deja-vu politics, corporate fraud and payouts, famine and futility … Yet it is also too easy to by-pass healthy scepticism and head straight for the negativism of a suspicious, cynical...
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A date with Rachel | Dec 16, 2004 19:55
David Slack on his own account

If you haven't had a go yet at winning an iPod, you still have a shot. I've carefully considered the requests for more time, looked at the size of the database so far, and decided that keeping the contest open until the end of January would be a good idea...
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Mo' Money | Dec 16, 2004 17:04
Damian Christie - Cracker With Attitude

She's been a funny old year. In January I was in my twenties, working in student radio, and not entirely sure that leaving life as a lawyer behind was the right decision. I had a moustache...
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After the fall | Dec 16, 2004 15:38
Jolisa Gracewood in New Haven

Here in one of the blue states, I'm still wondering: who voted for Bush? Not many people in New Haven, which voted around 85% for Kerry. Not even my neighbours, blue-collar mortgage-paying Catholic Polish grandparents who were, as it turns out, deeply offended by the Republican talk of "moral values":...
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