June 5, 2011 · 8:27 am
Tom Ridgewell aka TomSka - Lincoln's Zombie Killer
With tuition fees rocketing, universities need to offer something special to attract prospective students.
If you dig dinosaurs, pride yourself on pyromania or wish for close encounters with the walking dead – then the Zombie University of Lincoln
is definitely for you. Just make sure you’re prepared.
Sawn-off shotgun? Continue reading →
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September 21, 2010 · 11:34 pm
Dickens showing off his trousers. Scroll down for the intimidating panda.
The closing paragraphs of A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens had my eyes tearing up. The final sentence is iconic.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.
I won’t spoil it by explaining why it’s such a tearjerker. You should read the book yourself. But don’t be deterred by the disappointing opening sentence. Continue reading →
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