Posts tagged: Carlsberg

“How about the Lightning Runes then?”

It is an iconic moment in movie history. When John Mills and Co finally arrive in the bar in Alexandria and get their mitts around the ice-cold glass of lager anticipated throughout the whole of Ice Cold in Alex.

Just before Anthony Quayle gets hauled off as a PoW, rather than a spy, with the words: “All against the desert – the greater enemy.” Read more ›››

Speaking of Which

Talking about wasting time as I was, it’s a shame that the Where Did the Time Go site doesn’t include the hours we spend on the web.

But then we wouldn’t find little gems like this take on what a video of the Beatles ‘I feel fine’ might look like today. Or indeed this image, if Carlsberg were football managers — politically incorrect to be off the scale, but it made me smile. Read more ›››


There’s an excellent email doing the rounds in the wake of England’s late, late defeat by France at Euro 2004. It goes like this:

It’s just been reported that one of the French football players has failed a drugs and alcohol test after the match. Read more ›››