The Winterfood Diaries

The Winterfood Diaries

Sunday, 10 November 1985


‘Jet’ – Wings

Bought 2000AD 444 today.

Ace! Acker! Skill!

Pick ‘n’ Mix:
Yuppies, sex, Malcolm McLaren, bondage, Rock Hudson, fish ‘n’ chips, Worzel Gummidge, ego problems, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, The Graveyard Incident, AIDS, Hank Wangford, The Cambridge Diet, Alexei Sayle, The Muppets, Jeff Wayne’s War Of The Worlds LP, Neil, Family Fortunes, Jazz (Wah-Dooby-Doo!) Thompson, Sex Pistols, Max Bygraves, Mawdryn Undead, Japan, the 1984 Miners’ Strike, alcoholism...


This time 11 years ago:
‘I watched Planet of the Apes: The Legacy.’

This time 4 years ago:
‘Watched Doctor Who: The Krotons (Part Two)…

…Not bad.’

This time 2 years ago:
‘Started watching a new TV series called Johnny Jarvis, set in 1977 and about an unlikely friendship between Johnny Jarvis and Alan Lipton during their last year at school and as they enter the adult world.

It was utterly brilliant and I loved the theme tune.’

This time last year:
‘I got my Spider-Man Weekly.’

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