Daily Archives: October 1, 2015

It’s a woman, no it’s a man……….no, its an Iranian footballer so it could be either!

Tests are to be carried out on football players in Iran’s women league to make sure they are not men in disguise. Officials from the governing body of the sport in the Islamic state are to swoop unannounced on training … Continue reading

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Sant Andreu Jazz Band featuring Eva Fernadez and Andrea Motis (with a little help from Sidney Bechet)

As a great admirer of Sidney Bechet the great American clarinet and soprano sax jazz musician I decided to do a little Youtubing the other day to see what gems there were about this legendary musician. Unremarkably the first one … Continue reading

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