Simon Mayo

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  1. Lovely Friday today. It’s our reward for good behaviour. Treats are allowed, calories don’t count. Treat yourself to at least another jelly baby (black or green always best) then maybe a cream soda or two.

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  2. It is true that tofu has a noble history. It is true that tofu has many uses. But that doesn’t mean I’m particularly looking forward to it.

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  3. Well apparently it’s cooler to come second. After the show last night I was part of a film quiz team run by top actor Mark Strong (currently to be seen in The Imitation Game and Kingsmen). Mark Kermode and myself lent our considerable expertise (unevenly distributed it has to be said) and we romped to second place.

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  4. Cheery wave! Warm smile! Sincerest greetings! Another lovely week begins here! (A positive start would’t you say?)

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  5. And a very good morning to you too. The cusp of a new frosty weekend and already plans are being made, journeys calculated, bottles of pop placed in the fridge (does anyone actually say ‘pop’ anymore? Did anyone ever use say it? Maybe it was just in comics…).

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  6. Morning groovers. My BBC weather app tells me my degrees today are 2,2,3,3,4,4,4,4,3,3,3,3,2,2,1. So much to look forward to there!

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  7. Wednesdays are better than Tuesdays, they just are. Psychologically we have moved on from the weekend and there is another one along very shortly.

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  8. Freezing cold Tuesdays in January are totally fabulous. Freezing cold Tuesdays in January are totally fabulous. If you say it often enough, maybe it’s true! Positive thinking everyone! Let’s achieve something positive by lunchtime. Like, maybe, only eating 2 chocolate digestives for example.That would be a top achievement.

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  9. There’s a small white box flashing away in the corner of the room. It is spreading a message of hope and good cheer. Translated it means I bring wifi to all, yea even the darkest corners of this house.

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