a Man Called Tom

Trials and Tribulations of the Modern Man


I’m ill.

My chest is knackered, my throat is a mess and my head is banging.

sick ill flu cartoon adventure time

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Startups v big businesses


Startups are a completely different kettle of fish compared to established businesses.

I also think they’re a lot more exciting!

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A quick review of the coldest film in the world: The Revenant


I saw The Revenant today.

God, the cast must have been cold filming it.

trailer hd horse badass leo

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I forgot to bloody make them.

On Pancake day. Or Shrove Tuesday. Whatever you like to call it, it’s a day for pancakes.

And I forgot. So I’m going to have to make them today.




Crowdfunding is a relatively new way for people to raise money.

People mainly crowdfund through various internet-mediated registries, such as Kickstarter, GoFundMe and Indiegogo.

When does asking for money cross the line?

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The tale of the testicle

It was a lovely, warm summer’s morning. The sun was beaming through the windows, and the birds outside were singing.

I’d just put on some Bob Marley to listen to whilst I shower, and the water took no time at all to heat up. I had a text on my phone asking if I wanted any coffee, and now it was waiting for me two floors below. It was a perfect start to a day.

I’m showering away, when I realise that one of my bollocks is seriously hurting. A quick feel around showed that it had also gotten bigger.

With Easy Skanking blaring away in the background it was clear; I was going to die. My balls had betrayed me.

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I’m a very, very fidgety guy. I can never sit still.

This can be fairly annoying in meetings that drag on and on and on, but generally speaking it doesn’t have much of a negative effect on my day to day life.

A while ago I had a chat with my doctor about it.

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Wedding photographers

My one duty as a bridesmaid was to sort out the photographer.

Today we met up with him!

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My Mum hasn’t got a car for the next few days. This means I’ve been drafted in to take her wherever she needs.

Today I took her grocery shopping.

trip groceries

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