"The Metal Gob"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 72% (13 of 18)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 685,900 - Total Helpful Votes: 13 of 18
Mcoplus - Camera Tripod Ball Head Ballhead KS-0 wi&hellip by Mcoplus
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Having deciding to buy a ball-head to occasionally use as an alternative to the ‘standard’ three-way head on my Manfrotto tripod, I put in a lot of time on the web trying to find an item that was well built, fit for purpose, and not too expensive.

My research eventually led me to Amazon, and I quickly narrowed my choice down to the three Mcoplus ball-heads they have for sale at just over the twenty quid mark (I based this on price to some extent, but more so to the reviews from other purchasers).

My Manfrotto three-way head has a bubble spirit level built in, and I find I use it a lot (especially for landscape and architecture, as well as for product shots for eBay)… Read more
Sum: Tales from the Afterlives by David Eagleman
Sum: Tales from the Afterlives by David Eagleman
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
In common with a few other reviewers here, I find myself a little perplexed at how this amusing book has attracted quite so much hyperbole. My hunch is that maybe some of the glowing quotes 'Sum' has attracted owe more to 'Emperor's New Clothes' syndrome than the actual content.

The concept is intriguing, and Eagleman is obviously a very talented writer (perhaps 'communicator' would be a better word), but for me anyway, it just doesn't quite hit the mark for some reason.

Don't get me wrong, I very much enjoyed reading this book, but quite a few of the various afterlives described seemed to be variations of each other - just the specifics had been changed. And quite a… Read more
No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith ~ Motörhead
3 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Stardate: mid 70's to early 80's

· Thin Lizzy - Live and Dangerous

· UFO - Strangers in the night

· Ted Nugent - Double Live Gonzo!!

· The Stranglers - Live X-cert

· Status Quo - Quo Live

· Judas Priest - Unleashed in the East

· Whitesnake- Live In the Heart of the City

· Iron Maiden - Live After Death

A vintage period of live and double-live LP's, complete with glorious gatefold sleeves, concert photos, tour dates and songs so much longer and better than their studio counterparts [or in the case of the mighty Priest - maybe not that much different - sorry lads]

Oh yes, I almost… Read more

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