Monthly Archives: January 2008

Taylor Dayne – I’ll Always Love You

Now that I’m in the topic of mushy (yup, pure sugary stuff) but beautiful love songs – there is really one song which I’ve heard when I was only about 125cms tall (or short, if you like) and I’d only … Continue reading

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Minnie Riperton – Lovin’ You

I’m certain that there are not many love songs which I truly like. When I do, it’s not because the lyrics are "divine"; so "touching"; so "awwwww"; so "romantic(-ar)" and (bombastically unrealistic) "transports us to another world where their lives, … Continue reading

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1 Derby Won; 1 Derby Lost

The Arsenal beat Fulham 3-0; Valencia CF lost to Villareal 3-0. Both of them are derby matches (although the Spanish one is admittedly more of critics’ choice rather than the other luckless Whites of London). The Arsenal rarely got up … Continue reading

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Lassana Diarra is gone – peace dawns at the Emirates Stadium

Lasagna Diarrhea is finally gone! I had just written about Kenneth Perez here. Just about 2 weeks before the January transfer window slams shut on some drifting players in the market (hint: Arsenal is one), little Lassana Diarra has called … Continue reading

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Publisher: Maxis Software (not Maxis Communications of Malaysia) Game Developer: OPeNBooK Co., Ltd (now Vivarium Inc.)Key Developer: Yoot Saito ("Yutaka Saito")Genre: Economic SimulationDate Released: Sometime in 1994Recommended System Requirements: (Since this game was developed for Win95, a decent pioneer Pentium … Continue reading

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Another Chapter of Craziness – The Transfer of Kenneth Perez

PSV Eindhoven and Ajax Amsterdam are the more likely rivals these days in the Eredivisie although I suspect that ‘de Klassieker’ (‘The Classic’) rivalry with the Rotterdam club still commanded the same sort of fiery passion (I don’t think the … Continue reading

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