RACISM’S DOUBLE STANDARD – REVIEWED

RACISM’S DOUBLE STANDARD – REVIEWED

“We’re all too terrified to do or even say the wrong thing; TV shows are banned, products are removed or renamed for fear of causing offence.” The bulk of this post was written a while ago when a Different Angle was still a magazine. However, now with the extradition of  hate preacher ‘Dr Hook’  otherwise […]

HAVE YOU SURRENDERED YOUR PRIVACY?

HAVE YOU SURRENDERED YOUR PRIVACY?

Last week it was cheeky Harry, this week it’s booby Kate, is there no end to the Royal flesh fest or the circus that surrounds their attempts to ban the publication of  ‘exposures’ immortalising their exposure?  And, most importantly, do we care? Viewing figures would suggest that we do. Yet, for generations, the public have […]

BEING BRITISH; inspiring or are we all just a bunch of ‘whinging poms’?

BEING BRITISH; inspiring or are we all just a bunch of ‘whinging poms’?

Apparently, we’re a nation of moaners, curtain twitchers and amateur meteorologists. Which one are you?  Do you recognise any of these traits in you?  No? Sure you do.   How about ‘great at queuing’, ‘loves getting drunk’ and ‘DIY on a Bank holiday’? The Australians have dubbed us “whinging poms”; I’m assuming there was motive behind […]

London Olympics 2012; pride or pain?

London Olympics 2012; pride or pain?

It’s just 5 days to the opening ceremony of the Olympics games, are you excited? If you’re not, then you are not in a minority, apparently. Last week, I wrote about the cynical traits of us Brits in my post about pride.   This week, the Culture Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, said “As we count down and […]

The proudest night of my life. When was yours?

The proudest night of my life. When was yours?

Okay, so maybe I was a bit ambitious to say I’d be back with you the day after the evolution event two weeks ago. Since then, there’s been a deluge of new deals, company name change tasks, sickness, a brush with trading standards, Christian Grey tat, oh and rain.    So, have you missed me? […]