Posts tagged with ‘comedy’

  • A tealight candle burning in the dark.

    Hello 2013: My Birthday

    5 March, 2013

    Dan managed to spend the afternoon of his birthday away from his computer and in the pub... but only...

  • Ruth. I'm proud of her.

    Edinburgh 2012 – Day Six

    23 August, 2012

    Another day at the Edinburgh Fringe: comedy, whisky, a museum... and telling a room full of strangers about your...

  • Ruth discovers a police box and is inordinately excited.

    Edinburgh 2012 – Day Five

    23 August, 2012

    Day five at the Edinburgh Fringe sees Ruth, JTA and Dan meet up with Matt's new girlfriend, Hannah-Mae, watch...

  • (Veggie) haggis stovie (in a mug), a bowl of oatcakes, and a pint of beer.

    Edinburgh 2012 – Day Four

    22 August, 2012

    Dan, Ruth and JTA trek out to Leith and get very wet. And play disappointing board games. But they...

  • David Bann, Edinburgh.

    Edinburgh 2012 – Day Three

    22 August, 2012

    Dan watches lots more comedy at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, eats two enormous meals, and learns about science.

  • JTA and I have had quite a lot of whisky in the last hour or so.

    Edinburgh 2012 – Day Two

    21 August, 2012

    Dan's second day at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe Festival sees magic, comedy, and lots and lots of whisky. Also...

  • Edinburgh 2012 – Day One (was: On The Fringe)

    20 August, 2012

    Dan goes with Ruth and JTA to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and is joined by Matt R.

  • Map of the 2012 Free Fringe.

    Edinburgh Free Fringe 2012 Venue Map

    25 July, 2012

    To help him get around the Free Fringe in Edinburgh this year, Dan's made a map of all of...

  • Space Cowboy

    7 March, 2011

    Dan recommends that you watch Castle. And he's not just saying that because the last episode he watched was...

  • Leslie Nielsen was admitted to hospital earlier this month

    29 November, 2010

    You: To Hospital? What is it? Me: It’s a big building with patients, but that’s not important right now....

  • How Not To Watch Comedy

    24 August, 2007

    We failed quite miserably to see any live comedy yesterday (although the day before was good). I blame the...

  • Edinburgh Fringe

    23 August, 2007

    Well, we made it to Edinburgh. After scooping up (well, not literally, although that could have been funny) Ruth...

  • A Flurry Of Comedic Activity

    23 January, 2007

    Wow, my previous post caused a sudden surge of comments. They’re all very sweet. Rather than answer them all...

  • Gorilla Monsoon Mailing List

    12 December, 2006

    The Gorilla Monsoon Mailing List is finally becoming usable, after a lot of kicking of the Monsooners by yours...

  • The Man With The Golden… Banana

    13 November, 2006

    Dan with the Golden Banana It’s been a fastastic weekend overall. First came my surprise receipt of several hundred...

  • Le Grande Tour

    16 April, 2006

    Firstly; thanks to everybody who tested my kitten-based authentication system yesterday. It seems to be working quite well. Claire...

  • Cool Thing Of The Day

    30 September, 1999

    Cool And Interesting Thing Of The Day To Do At The University Of Wales, Aberystwyth, #4: Buy a ticket...