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On the M40

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Well, I presume it’s the M40. Not totally sure about that; my memory’s a bit cloudy on which motorways connect which towns in England. Anyway, I’m currently sat on an omnibus on my way to Oxford.

Frankly, it’s a pretty sweet deal. Fifteen quid return with free wifi and a powerpoint to use, too. Considering I’d spend about eight quid on two coffees and almond croissant at Le Pain Quotidien (the nicest time-limit-less free wifi place I’ve found in central London, mainly due to the cute East European waitress and those mmm-mmm-mmm almond croissants), then this is cheap cheap cheap.

Honestly, though, this blog post is utterly superfluous. I have nothing to say. Just that I’m on a bus speeding down the motorway with brief thoughts of bus crashes flitting though my mind. I feel quite modern. It’s like being on an episode of Tomorrow’s World.

Written by Craig

December 14th, 2007 at 2:01 pm

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  1. I do often feel that, with mobile phones, ipods, blogging and whatnot, we live in the future.

    simon who went swimming and who likes cherry coke

    14 Dec 07 at 4:29 pm

  2. You wouldn’t be so impressed if you spent 3.5 hours on that bloody bus with some eejit eating a coleslaw and onion sandwich in front of you as I did 2 weeks ago. Urk, I can still smell it.

    Incidentally since you mention the minipops, I came across ‘weenicons’ the other day. I assume that these are not done by you? If not they are a rather horrid rip off. Urk again!

    Conor Cahill

    14 Dec 07 at 5:20 pm

  3. It’s like when I watched a man flip open his phone and say “This is Kirk.” I began wondering where Spock was.

    Anonymous

    14 Dec 07 at 7:01 pm

  4. If I could blog from a bus, I would. Man. The amount of time I spent on buses between Oxford and London a few years back. Wish I’d had a laptop and wifi then.

    pauldwaite

    14 Dec 07 at 7:40 pm

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    Pedram

    14 Dec 07 at 8:45 pm

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