Poor owl’ Ireland

“I watched and gnashed my teeth over University Challenge this week, when the three-quarters Irish team of St John’s, Cambridge, was thumped into the ground by a triumphant Corpus Christ, Oxford, with a score of more than 300 points and margin of more than 100. Paxo was moved to sneer consolingly that any team with that sort of score needed to get out more. I found it all thrilling, but then I don’t get out much meself, Jer …” (more)

[Prodicus, 21 February]

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