The economies of the United States, Canada, and the UK are controlled by a tiny minority at the expense of the masses. This is the conclusion of these reports leaked from the major international bank "Citigroup" in 2005 and 2006. If you don't have much time, just look at report 1, especially the yellow bits … Continue reading Occupy has a point
I've just come out of an addiction and I feel amazing. For the past few weeks I have been trapped playing Assassin's creed IV – the one with pirates. For those who haven't heard of Assassin's Creed, it's a series of video games about a series of men who kill people in the past. There … Continue reading Addiction
This is the story of two giraffes. One is called Jemima. She is made of atoms. The other is also called Jemima. She is made of blood vessels and hair and bones and such. They are, as far as anyone can tell, entirely physically identical. Atomic Jemima's atoms are arranged in such a way that … Continue reading Atomic Giraffe and Bio Giraffe
This article annoys me: http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/aug/29/womans-place-elisabeth-badinter-review Hewitt's argument is that the drive for natural motherhood – breastfeeding, co-sleeping, natural birth and so on, is unscientific ideology, and is in fact bad for women. The naturalist account is supposedly wrong both about what is natural and the benefits of a natural approach. She is contradicted by the medical community, the scientific community, … Continue reading The Conflict
A few weeks ago I wrote a review on www.nouse.co.uk. When I reread it today the first paragraph seemed unfamiliar. I checked my computer to verify whether it had been re-edited. Sure enough, this: “Nouse typically reviews plays on a scale of three to four stars. Four stars either means the show is good or a student … Continue reading Bad Editor
What makes us deserve a reward? Is it our effort? Many people try hard for years and fail. 33% of small businesses fail in the first ten years of operation. Do all those people deserve a slice of the economic pie because of their efforts? What about all the failed actors and artists and writers … Continue reading I tried
I have been sitting at this desk for five hours, and every minute has been wasted. I've checked Facebook almost a thousand times. I've read twelve articles on Cracked.com. I've scrolled through hundreds of stories on the guardian's website. I never set out to do any of those things. I didn't care that Ben Gray went back … Continue reading Who Stole My Brain?
Dear Dramasoc, I want to direct in the Inter University Drama Festival because, because, because - I don't know any more. No that's not right. I want to direct in the IUDF because I have feelings and I like to express them by asking people to memorise text and say it while moving their eyebrows … Continue reading IUDF Director Application