In which I discuss my motivations for writing, and ponder why a certain douche nozzle frat boy is considered a literary iconoclast, remarkable novelist and poet.* You know that feeling you get that’s like a surge of inspiration, an electric current pushing you forward and physically forcing you to bring a pen to paper, to write…Read more 5 Reasons Why London Made Me Smile This Month Or Jack Kerouac Was Kind Of An Arsehole, Wasn’t He?
Yesterday on the bus to work I was gazing out of the window and brushing up on my favourite tardiness excuse — ’sorry there’s awful traffic at X due to Catastrophe Y and time delay is thus completely not my fault’ — when I came across a peculiar scene. I actually saw a real traffic jam. It’s as if…Read more How the Government Spends Your Tax Contributions: A Quick Example Using London Police Horses
Today I'm taking on a very serious topic, one I'm not altogether sure I have the authority (or time) to discuss properly. Please bear with me - this is my first 'serious' (i.e. not about cupcakes or baby animals) post in a while, so I'm a little rusty. I have a confession to make -…Read more Why are feminists so annoying?
Kony 2012: a running commentary from evangelical start, to meltdown finish On the 16th March co-founder of recently made famous charity Invisible Children, Jason Russell, was arrested for streaking, masturbating and making violent gestures as passers-by on the streets of San Diego, California. The man behind the Kony 2012 viral video is now being detained…Read more KONY 2012