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Paul Scholes – a poetic tribute, Sport

Paul Scholes – a poetic tribute

In his first few years at United,
He wasn’t seen as the danger.
It was just Beckham, Keane, Giggs -
And some ginger.
Sometimes, he seemed to bring his shyness
Onto the field of play,
Waiting politely for everyone to enter the box
Before he did:
After you, after you,
Letting his other team-mates approach,
Then sending ahead the ball, and, last of all,
Silently [...]

By | Sport | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 11:20 am

Caught & Social: Craig’s capers are ‘leaked’ online, Notebook

Caught & Social: Craig’s capers are ‘leaked’ online

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 11:11 am

Today from i: Kid’s show sensations, Notebook

Today from i: Kid’s show sensations

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 11:00 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 10:47 am

Online House Hunter: Sexy SE1, Property

Online House Hunter: Sexy SE1

Everyone is talking about London SE1 – could this be the place to find your new home? Our Online House Hunter lays out the links.

By | Property | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 7:00 am

The Odd Future phenomenon, Music

The Odd Future phenomenon

OFWGKTA. As an avid apostle of the urban blogosphere in 2011, those seven letters have followed me more than the letters MBDTF (‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’) did in 2010. Just as Kanye’s strange scrabble answer stood for far more than thirteen excellent tracks made in Hawaii, so this one has come to occupy a [...]

By | Music | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 6:00 am

iBet: Back Trott to be top series run scorer, Sport

iBet: Back Trott to be top series run scorer

England v Sri Lanka
Back Jonathan Trott to be the top series run scorer for England at 5/4 with Bet356
The price of 5/4 against Jonathan Trott being England’s top run scorer in the three test series with Sri Lanka looks just a bit too big to me, not least because he’s already leading [...]

By | Sport | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at 12:01 am

Is this a squadron of UFOs flying over California?, Eagle Eye

Is this a squadron of UFOs flying over California?

They have done it again. Left the autostorybot on overnight. And this is the sort of gibberish it produces. Oh well. Number 614 in my series of Questions to Which the Answer is No.
And once again, first spotted by Oliver Kamm. He’s good at this, you know.

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 at 5:39 pm

The Solo Voyage Diaries: The end of the Ultimate Solo Challenge, Sport

The Solo Voyage Diaries: The end of the Ultimate Solo Challenge

The 182nd person ever to sail solo around the world eh… that’s good enough for me.

By | Sport | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 at 4:44 pm

X-Men: Exclusive interview with Kevin Bacon, Film

X-Men: Exclusive interview with Kevin Bacon

X-Men: First Class charts the epic beginning of the X-Men saga, and reveals a secret history behind famous global events.

By | Film | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 at 4:17 pm

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