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John Meffen
Works at http://www.caliberi.com/
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Lives in Falkirk
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The UK
No matter what I have said before about Scotland, or even England, I am still extremely proud about the way we run things here. For example we do not shoot lefties on sight [like Germany and Spain have done] okay the internment of jewish refugees from Europ...
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So close yet so far
When I research Falkirk players, sometimes the things I find are tantalisingly close to getting some facts. However, names are one thing, the ancestry [and even the government websites, all hide behind paywalls], we have already paid for our records to be s...
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Cricket
This England side is not a good side, they are playing against Scotland in the World Cup. Now lets us mull that one over: The English team are professional, they play cricket for a living, they know nothing but cricket: the Scotland, yes some of them play p...
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Alex Stark?
This very morning I got an e-mail from Gavin Bertram from New Zealand about a photo he had found in New Zealand which might be from the marriage of Falkirk's very own legend Alex Stark. Now some provisos, The person who played for Falkirk FC may not have be...
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Alas Three O'Clock Saturday Afternoon
Fixture congestion! Avoiding clashes with other matches! We have all become enured to football matches being played at random times times [usually at the behest of the broadcasters] instead of what was some would have us believe happened back in the good ol...
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Cricket on 5Live
I am getting a bit tired of the cricket coverage on "the UK's News & Sport Network", as it only seems to include one part of the UK: England. Now I am not asking for full coverage of all of Scotland & Ireland's matches, I know that they do not have the broa...
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The Case for Scottish Indepence
Now I must admit that I am somewhat in favour of Scottish Independence! I am not one of the 45, I would never badger another into voting for Scottish Independence, and I am not sure it would be the best thing to do, either economically or socially, but I am...
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The England World Cup Top 2015 [Cricket]
I have been following the ICC World Cup from the start, but although I understand why England have been even poorer than Scotland from the start, I was yet to understand why the England team were wearing synchronised sweat stains on their shirts. Do we look...
I have been following the ICC World Cup from the start, but although I understand why England have been even poorer than Scotland from the start, I was yet to understand why the England team were wearing synchronised sweat st...
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When is a Bairn a Bairn?
Now I have always been a bit of a purist when it comes to 'Bairns' [that is people from Falkirk for the rest of the World] but I was surprised to be outdone by the correspondent of the Falkirk Mail in 1893 about this. Falkirk Mail Feb 18th 1893 "It may inte...
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Robert Peston
I am sorry Robert Peston The simple fact is that you do not have a clue about what you are talking, you have simply learned classical economics and have repeated it since. You say things like deflation is bad because it will put off consumers from buying go...
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Bury v Falkirk - 19th Dec 1896
Not one of the most illustrious notes in the history of Falkirk Football Club, but still a match worthy of noting was Falkirk's 0-9 crushing at the hands of Bury at Gigg Lane in December 1896, notable because it was Falkirk FC's first match outside of Scotl...
Falkirk Football Club History: Research into the great, and the not so great, happenings at the greatest club in Stirlingshire, if not the world!
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Falkirk FC Graves - William Ferguson
Oh Dear, my atrocious filing system does me again. The other day whilst looking through the many pictures I have taken in Camelon Cemetery to try and cut down the sheer number of files on my computer I came across one I had no memory of - that of William Fe...
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Search Engine-ologist
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  • http://www.caliberi.com/
    Content Network Developer, present
  • http://www.eqtr.com/
    SEO Co-Ordinator, 2010 - 2011
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Cumbernauld - Stirling - Santander
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Search-engine-ologist, Researcher, Falkirk Bairn!
Introduction
I sort of hate the internet, but it pays

When not doing all this SEO stuff I prefer to spend my life researching and writing a blog about the history of my beloved Falkirk Football Club.

Love finding beta sites in an eternal search to meld the worlds of SEO and Social Networking.


Bragging rights
I have the amazing ability to annoy nearly everyone in an entire office with just one e-mail! I can occasionally hold a conversation without swearing once.
Education
  • The Big Bad World
    Life, 2001 - present
  • Stirling University
    Hispanic Studies/Politics, 1997 - 2001
  • Universidad de Cantabria
    Castellano, 1999 - 2000
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