20 June 2002

Sing when you’re winning

And when you lose…jump into the river anyway. From our man in Japan.

3 May 2002

'Over the moon' in June

A World Cup watcher prepares for his trip to Japan, and gives the latest on offensive umbrellas, the Puccini wars and Beckham's hosiery.

28 March 2002

'Over the moon' in June

A World Cup watcher prepares for his trip to Japan. This week: the barbarian hordes head east…if the missus will let them.

27 February 2002

spiked-geist, 27 February

Exploding teddy bears, 'Your NHS', and Bush's verbal diarrhoea causes a run.

14 February 2002

spiked-geist, 14 February

Twelve days in the life of a born-again blogger.

1 February 2002

Dog's dinner in South Korea

When did sporting bodies acquire the right to lecture nations about their diets?

28 December 2001

New Year 2002: Where's the party?

Why have the authorities turned public celebrations into a damp squib?

20 December 2001

spiked-geist, Christmas 2001

Weird gifts, exploding marzipan and bomb 'em with cake - the festive season has arrived.

7 December 2001

spiked-geist, 7 December

Vlad a wonderful world; Bin making history; Dangers of the party season.

9 November 2001

spiked-geist, 9 November

The cost of war-reporting; Britney's boobies; Members of the library; Restricted moo-vement