Wednesday, August 14, 2019

LA Podcast 283: A £7 Bill for a Destroyed Inflatable Lilo

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Stories this week include:
  • Deviant refrigerates McDonald’s burger for later.
  • Metallica prevents another cougar attack.
  • Airline approves the use of miniature horses.
  • Giant’s burial ground discovered in Wiltshire.
The Blue Lagoon dream is dead...

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

LA Podcast 282: A Late Night Mass Brawl in the Buffet Area (Following an Alcohol-Fuelled Afternoon of 'Patriotic' Partying)

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Stories this week include:
  • Boyfriend forced to concoct fanciful excuse for disappearance of partner's dog.
  • Paranormal investigator claims he was chatted up by haunted doll. 
  • Serial excreter to star in new six-part documentary.
  • Police p-p-pick up a suspected trespasser.
Alex reveals his aspirations of becoming a newsagent...

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Friday, July 19, 2019

LA Podcast 281: The Usual Little Englander Brexit Party Head Cases

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Stories this week include:
  • Banksy suspected of holidaying in Skegness.
  • Westlife reveal beloved turnip gifted by fan.
  • Massive phallus spotted exiting plane.
  • Postman criticised for attempting to slam-dunk parcel into wheelie bin.
Rob prepares to emigrate...

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Friday, July 05, 2019

LA Podcast 280: A Root Vegetable with the Face of Noel Edmonds (Mini Episode)

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No headlines this week, so just imagine Jon Pertwee buying pick 'n' mix from Woolworths in the 1980s...

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Saturday, June 29, 2019

LA Podcast 279:The Hyper-Regulation of Everyday Life (Mini Episode)

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No headlines this week, so here's a lovely poem (courtesy of the Liverpool Echo's comment section):


'Bottle of Robinsons made up juice, 
Spam sarnies on Sunblest bread,
Golden Wonder,
Waggon Wheels,
Coach going to Blackpool lights and no stabbings.
Good days.'

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