One of the many streams of information that I obsessively monitor is the feed of comments for my Flickr account. Only today, for the first time, it became polluted by spam.
As I've mentioned before, one of the tenets of an exam period is that success can only be achieved with the adoption of unchecked facial hair. There are no exceptions to this rule, so even if there's a party on, there'll be no shaving. Consider the evidence. It must have been a popular image, since I even deigned to take one myself. And, considering that one of the few Scottish things I have going for me is a genetic predisposition to ginger facial hair, I tagged it with the natural
Enter Mr. Mark Sephton, entrepreneur, and apparently not a photographer. He commented on my photo, and on the photo of another chap, suggesting that we might like to invest in his recently-developed range of ginger-beard-related apparel.
Now, the damnedest thing is that I really want to buy some of that stuff, but, with shipping, it's still a bit pricey. So come on, Mark, how about a discount voucher? I'm in the market for a new t-shirt….