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PR Buzz Word #1: Millenial…

New words form a part of our vocabulary all the time especially in the PR industry, some are buzz words, others are key terms. I’ve decided to start with Millenial partly because I didn’t fully understand it myself. 371 more words

How to become a food anarchist

Everything is consumption: you consume the food you put in your mouth, of course, but no longer for sustenance or pleasure but as a vehicle to exercise your virtue or penance. 405 more words

Food

Day Twenty One: Spent $1600

I’ve been pretty slack posting on here but I maintain that life getting in the way of blogging is an inherently good thing.

I haven’t cheated or failed or even really been tempted. 396 more words

BREAKING: Speaker Aminu Tambuwal defects to APC

FROM LEFT: FORMER MINISTER OF YOUTHS DEVELOPMENT, ALHAJI INUWA ABDULKADIR; SPEAKER AMINU TAMBUWAL AND GOV ALIYU WAMAKKO AT THE APC STAKEHOLDERS MEETING IN SOKOTO ON MONDAY (20/10/14) 98 more words

Needlessly Gendered Products: Laxatives

Something I am fascinated by is the products we buy that are needlessly gendered (and for which women almost always pay more). So I am going to start a semi-regular, ongoing series examining the marketing and reasoning behind needlessly gendered products as I come across them in daily life. 363 more words

Consumption

Goodreads review: American Tabloid

American Tabloid by James Ellroy
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

The first in another history-minded trilogy, American Tabloid unpicks the hem of the myth of Camelot while keeping an eye on the main chance. 422 more words

Consumption

What is consumption?

Economists define consumption as part of the total economic activity, the total spending on consumer goods and services (Samuelson and Nordhaus, 1989). The environmental impact of consumption is explained as a result of production and distribution as well as consumption. 359 more words

Sustainable Consumption