Sunday, October 18, 2009

Tales from the Riverbank

Linkblogging yesterday with my brother in tow:

Borough Market:
Shakepeare's Globe:
Tate Moden:
Southbank Centre:

It turns out that you can drink at all these locations as well as all the pubs that lie between them.


John said...

All heavily laced with the jam that is the national portrait gallery !

Nick Browne said...

Definitions of jam:

- throng: press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the auditorium"
- push down forcibly; "The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor"
- crush or bruise; "jam a toe"
- interfere with or prevent the reception of signals; "Jam the Voice of America"; "block the signals emitted by this station"
- preserve of crushed fruit
- get stuck and immobilized; "the mechanism jammed"
- fix: informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
- crowd or pack to capacity; "the theater was jampacked"
- crush: a dense crowd of people
- obstruct: block passage through; "obstruct the path"
- jamming: deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems