I was always going to forget to do a post on Sunday.

Better late than never…

At lunch, England are 0/130. Strauss is 79, Cook is 51.

To make lunch go by, here’s a video of the native British mammal , the Red Quirrell (or Sciurus vulgaris). The purpose of this video is to demonstrate that the English are used to figuring out how to get out of complex problems and that Australian mammals are way better than English ones…


Like the humble Red Squirrell, the English cricket team are gathering their nuts and whittling away the 1st innings deficit.


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