I Listened to Beck’s 'Sea Change' for a Week: This is What Happened...

I Listened to Beck’s 'Sea Change' for a Week: This is What Happened...

After reading about the album, I felt a preemptive sense of defeat but had already committed to this pointless, masochistic cause. Largely, I was adamant that I couldn’t have felt much worse at that point in time and yearned to wallow in much pain as possible, for maximum effect. This was the week I listened to Sea Change, effectively, non-stop.

80 Years of Broadcast TV - We Rundown The Last 30.

80 Years of Broadcast TV - We Rundown The Last 30.

I’ve been around for the best 30 years of TV, and I’ve watched a lot of it. So for arguments sake - let’s just call me an expert? 

So here’s this 30-year-old ‘expert’s’ timeline of momentous events in televisual memory.

LIFE TIPS #4 'Halloween'

LIFE TIPS #4 'Halloween'

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Halloween is every Christian's nightmare, which makes it a Satanist's dream. We just like the colour orange.

Watch us (Jay and I) carve beautiful Jack-o-lanterns so that you can copy and make your own. Not at the same time though, do be careful with knives. And flames. And also, pumpkins are pretty heavy if you drop them on a toe. 

Losing the right to decide where your pension is invested

Losing the right to decide where your pension is invested

Hopefully your pension plan gives you control over whether or not to invest your pension contributions in an ethical fund. The bad news is that, if you’re a teacher, a nurse, a police officer, a librarian, or one of countless other roles in the public sector, any meaningful choice whether or not to invest in the British arms trade, or companies operating within oppressive overseas regimes, may have just been taken away from you.