55 minus 28: Yes, another Saturday Smile

Posted: 20 July 2019 in 55 minus, saturday smiles
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Long before I started the countdown blogs, every so often, on a Saturday, I’d put up some YouTube videos or some single panel editorial cartoons, or even some ‘funny newspaper headlines’… some silliness, anyway.

After a week of blogging, I figured everyone, myself included, deserved something trivial and silly on a Saturday.

Note that I don’t say “unimportant”.

Silliness, even in the roughest of times, the worst of days, is never unimportant. Indeed, as I’ve grown older, I’ve come to appreciate silliness as one of the best, the most superlative, things about humanity.

So… some silliness, from some of my favourite musical comedians.


Here’s what Siri would have been like in the 1980s. (Actually, I think it’s more acurate for the early 90s, but I’ll take what I can get…

Got small kids who won’t go to sleep? Howard Reid has the perfect song for you… A lullaby


I doubt there’s anyone who’s both a) reading this, and b) hasn’t ever seen this before, but this is always worth a rewatch: Comic Relief does Doctor Who


And while we’re on the subject of Doctor Who, this glorious piece of wonder is beautifully executed: Celebrating 50 Years of American Doctor Who


Wrong time of the year for this, but I don’t care; I love this one… Yeah, Mitch Benn had a wish for us all as we entered 2019: A Happier New Year

See you tomorrow, with something else.

This post is part of a series of blog entries, counting down to my fifty-fifth birthday on 17th August 2019. You can see the other posts in the run by clicking here.

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