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I have to finish a 1500 word report on the Rwandan genocide, a 1200 word introduction on a Psychology project, two-thirds of The Catcher in the Rye and a PowerPoint presentation about it and notes on two acts of Othello, and I’ve ended up on VH1’s ‘Will You Love North West? 5 Other Celeb Baby […]
While I’m thinking about it, I’ve updated Monday’s post with a clearer, Spanish-subbed Fence video. I had something really smart to say but I’ve forgotten what it is… Che Guevara had excellent hair. (That wasn’t it.) I’m going out to see The Great Gatsby in a bit and I’m nervous because we’re doing the novel in school […]
I’m pretty sure I have lots of important and fancypants things to tell everyone, but I have hayfever and my eyes are almost as itchy as my nose is snotty, so we’re going to watch a video instead. I’m pretty sure The Fence is a bad guy in a film? I support the ideal of sitting on […]
I’ve spent the last half-hour reading up on Nelson Mandela, and for a bloke who liked Colnol Gadaffi, he’s done some pretty spectacular stuff. I urge you all to take a moment to appreciate apartheid, long term imprisonment, and seventeen grandchildren. Seventeen. Seriously, though, it’s important to learn about these old dudes who did something […]
There was a postcard in the Oxfam tent at Hay which read “DON’T VOTE… IT ONLY ENCOURAGES THEM”. It was interesting, considering that it was up there next to feminist witticisms and Oscar Wilde quotations on social change. It was especially interesting considering the fact that this year – today, in fact – is one hundred years […]