Under The Counter

Boris Johnson
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All I want for Christmas is…

Not often keen to talk about his politics, UTC can nonetheless be persuaded to offer an opinion or...

Jack Daniels dispenser
1309 views

All I want for Christmas is…

The auld yin has been known to very occasionally deviate from the spiritual path that is ‘Grouse and...

The Lynx effect hits the road

If you’ve ever seen any of those Lynx adverts where hapless young men end up getting chased down...

meat made in space
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It’s meat Jim, but not as we know it

While UTC admittedly has a tough time getting to grips with the whole vegan thing, he nevertheless still...

UTC hiding in a cavity ceiling
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Shoplifting through the roof

Thank you to a keen UTC reader who alerted the old boy to the case of enterprising shoplifter...

UTC in parked car
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Car sex ‘more popular than ever’

This month’s silly bit of sales pitch dressed as market research comes from commercial vehicle hypermarket Anchor Vans...

Flame grilling the Amazon
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Burger bites back

Having been an old hippie back in the 60s, UTC can still get quite hot under the heavily...

Buckfast BBQ sauce
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Nothing says BBQ quite like… Buckie

The veritable icon of Scottish local retailing that is Buckfast Tonic Wine has long been a favourite of...

UTC-branded porn star martini
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Porn star’s days at M&S numbered

It’s not every day that we get the chance to put the words ‘porn star’ and ‘M&S’ in...

Stuart Broad
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From Headingley to Putney

Not being a huge fan of rounders, UTC normally lets the Ashes pass him by. That was, however,...