Fatty Fat Fat

There is a guy sitting at the table next to me. He’s severely obese, yet he arrived with a full cream coffee and the sweetest, stickiest, iced pastry they have on offer here. I hate the whole trend of “skinny = good” (especially here in Finland with it’s legions of bulimic girls trying to kill … Read more

Is this art?

Loyalist Michael Stone’s planned incursion on a crucial meeting of Stormont politicians was “performance art”, his defence lawyer has claimed. (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/northern_ireland/6193169.stm) This is a new one! “Performance art”. Jesus fuck. Was his attack on Milltown Cemetery 20 years ago performace art too? Should the media coverage be in the Tate? Is “art” going to be … Read more

PRAEst76 vs Yahoo?

Apparently, the National Union of Journalists is calling for a boycott of Yahoo. Despite my usual apathy the indifference in the world towards such things is starting to appal me to an extent I find I can no longer tolerate. Problem is: If I quit using Yahoo and al it’s services then I’ll lose access … Read more