Bertie Auld was still there when I was there, he was a bit of a strange odd-bod
, Trevor Hockey was one of those iconic 1960s free spirits!
Wilson described Canetti as an "odd-bod
" who was driven by what he saw as the perpetual societal snubbing of "everybody's favorite refugee, a Central European intellectual with an untested literary pedigree and a vague reputation for something or other." Canetti struck back at his formidable list of foes, which apparently included Margaret Thatcher, Oxford arrogance (no word on commas), and T.S.
My first ever pet was a hamster called Odd-Bod
. He stood out in the pet shop when I picked him as his body was twice as long as the others.
ROBSON Green's odd-bod
psychologist is a fish out of water tonight, over in Texas as an expert witness.
The snug, as well as the adjoining bar and the spacious but homely lounge, is packed with pastoral pictorial memories, as well as a series of odd-bod
collections accumulated by landlord Ralph over the years.
Called The Mad Hatters, I've devised a group of odd-bod
characters who are all actually lost hats.
THE former Manchester United odd-bod
has been lighting candles for Euro success.
But there will always be a generation of people for whom Vic Reeves will be a mad man in a frock coat - the king of odd-bod
The one man is Ichabod Oswald, a drunken former newspaper photographer and general odd-bod
"You are getting these odd-bods
that may have been members of the BNP in the past and they are setting up their own organisations."
In these days of studied angst and Ftse 100-linked eccentricity, Bobby Conn stands out as one of the few real odd-bods
left making music.
AS the remnants of your Christmas dinner get polished off and the big bowl of satsumas disappears into a pile of peel, it is time to look back at the year's winners, losers and odd-bods
., much of the music here sounds more like Blur than that old label's list of odd-bods
like Elvis Costello, Ian Dury and Wreckless Eric.
UK Raw: There is also the chance to walk on the weird side of life with Channel 5's new magazine show highlighting eccentrics, freaks, geeks and odd-bods
. Guests lined up include the man who claims to have viagra for blood and a man who likes nothing better than scoffing thousands of insects for lunch.
It's the Bureaucracy Bowl, which should be ours for crossing the Channel with more administrators, track-suited odd-bods
, medicos and FA councillors than we have players.