Category Archives: Politics

Weinstein: The Tip Of A Gigantic Cultural Iceberg

The last few days have seen a hell of a lot of people use social media as a platform to stand against Harvey Weinstein, the Hollywood movie shit, who has been accused of multiple cases of sexual assault and of … Continue reading

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R Souls

Reluctance. Why that’s an R word, isn’t it Big Bird? We love R words. Rumination. Riots. Ringworm. Republican. Oh, not that one. It is with reluctance that I have emerged into the world today. And with a small list of … Continue reading

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The People’s Princess?

The BBC isn’t what it used to be. Its news service is now so infested with cronies of the Conservative Party that those who rely on the public service broadcaster for impartial facts concerning the daily failures of our current … Continue reading

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Celebrity Death Match

I’ll always remember where I was when I heard the news that John Lennon had been shot. I was on a sidewalk in New York, outside the Dakota Building, my handgun quietly smoking in my pocket, my well-thumbed copy of … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts of a Shut-In

I guess it doesn’t matter whether I’m feeling well and capable or not because Kim Jong Un and Donald ‘Fuck’ Trump seem determined to burn the earth in a babyman nuclear inferno. Arnold Schwarzenegger is taller than you might imagine. … Continue reading

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Red In Tooth And Claw

Are human beings inherently violent? Is there something tucked away in our survival of the fittest land-grab mentality that loathes talk and compromise and longs to spout bile and cause harm to others in the name of our cause? I … Continue reading

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Inko Pinko

It’s a Thursday. A kind of not breathing great and ouchy day but some of the ouchy was by choice, not just because my body isn’t enjoying the not breathing great stuff. A part of me now feels like a … Continue reading

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