Someday I will kill the man who wrote keep the home fires burning—they play it in the hottest weather, too.
Siegfried Sassoon in a letter to musicologist Edward Dent, 1915 (via larazontally)
Remember when I blogged this? So I just found out who wrote “Keep the Homes Fires Burning.”
With whom Sassoon had an affair in 1924.
I’d say Sassoon clearly can’t hold a grudge, but the first time he met Ivor Novello he DID flat-out ignore him in petty spite because he hated that song so much. Clearly he got over it though.
But Confucius has answered them with the final whistle, it’s all over. Germany, having trounced England’s famous midfield trio of Bentham, Locke and Hobbes in the semi-final, have been beaten by the odd goal.
He’s also a koala. OUR PRESIDENT IS A MALE GOD FEARING KOALA.
For those Americans playing at home, the Prime Minister of Australia is a female athiest.
Hockey Fact linked to this hilarious glitch in NHL 13. As they said: Especially animated!Ryan Nugent Hopkins’s expression—priceless.
Hey there Special-K Lady
I know that you think I should diet
so I can be slim just like you
Thing is, I look pretty fabulous
just the way I am
Also, Special-K tastes like cardboard
so piss off.