Couture and the Air Marshal

Reading Time: 1 minute The New York Times and bloggist AdviceGoddess ran pieces on how air marshals are obvious because of the dress code that they have to adhear to. From the New York Times: Federal air marshals must have neatly trimmed hair, and men must be clean-shaven, the documents say. Some of the service’s 21 field offices have … Read moreCouture and the Air Marshal

Nice it up

Reading Time: 2 minutes I received an email from my old partner- in-crime Si Don’t know where he got them from but they sound like good Saturday nights in a club feel. Enjoy From: To: ged carroll Date: Sun Jul 11, 2004 03:42:24 PM BST Subject: couldn’t have said it better myself…….. Remind Me To Be Nice To Myself … Read moreNice it up

State of the Union

Reading Time: 1 minute State of the Union seems to be BBC Radio 4’s way of replacing the late Alistair Cooke’s Letters From America. The 15-minute slot from 20h50 – 21h00 on a Friday and repeated from 08h50 – 09h00 on a Sunday is hosted by a different American journalist each week. You can have a listen here. Cooke … Read moreState of the Union

Back to the Funk

Reading Time: 1 minute Over the past number of days the posts have erred on the serious side. Every revolution needs its break, even the participants of The Long March took a chill pill once in a while. In this vein I wanted to point out Scottish record label Redhook Recordings. I first heard of them when Parisonic licenced … Read moreBack to the Funk

Revolution with a spray-can

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you live in London or have been to Shoreditch you’ve probably came across the grafitti art of Banksy. Talent, anger, political statement and a black sense of humour via Andy Warhol to create provocative stencil art. In the interest of spreading the revoluton here is Banksy’s guide to creating creative grafitti: A guide to … Read moreRevolution with a spray-can