It’s one of Europe’s great train journeys: to my right, Lake Geneva glistened in the midday sun; to the left, a gentle valley rose to some of Europe’s most dramatic peaks as we headed into snow-tipped The Alps.
So Germany versus Argentina eh? The winner’s not exactly going to land any popularity prizes in England. In fact it could only be worse if Scotland were in the final.
The World Cup, HD telly, Vimto and a bowl of Fruit & Nut: what could be better?
Some years ago, I worked with a dotty old geek who used to bore me rigid with all sorts of Tomorrow’s World nonsense about gadgets in the future.