Author Archives: rajaragainstthemachine

About rajaragainstthemachine

About me? I'm unreliable. I will blog once in a while. I won't regularly update. I can only write about things when things happen, and for things to happen, I have to go outside and talk to people.

Changes at talkSPORT

As someone who listens to talkSPORT for 8 hours a day at work most days, news coming from the station today has shocked and saddened me. I was confronted with the Collymore news first. I should say at this point … Continue reading

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Expectant Parents

I was told this week the news that one of my best friends will be becoming a father next year. We celebrated the news with a few jars and I must say that I am so pleased for them, they … Continue reading

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FIFA President; The easiest job of all?

After what seems like an eternity, earlier this year the much maligned Sepp Blatter was, to all intents and purposes, ousted as the President of football’s world governing body. For the last 17 years, the Swiss businessman has been at … Continue reading

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The Masters

Millions of sports fans around the world will be settling in to watch the final round of the Masters from Augusta tonight, to the bewilderment of millions more. How many people will have heard the words “I don’t know how … Continue reading

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Kids and music. There has to be more to it. 

I don’t have many interactions these days with 18 year olds. I have no children of my own or younger siblings and I am old enough now that they would not be in my normal circle of friends. So when … Continue reading

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My first blog. 

I like to read Confucius and Alan Watts, the Sunday Times and The guardian in the week and I hate the Daily Mail. I do this from a working class background where my grandfathers were miners and bakers, and my … Continue reading

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