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#Movember (the 23rd)

In an American commercial for Noxzema Medicated Shave, an evidently ordinary young man shaves to the beat of ‘The Stripper’ theme, with Swedish model Gunilla Knutson offering lewd audio encouragement: ‘take it off, take it off’.   374 more words


We won't sit down. We won't shut up.

Will Varley

Skinny Lister

Frank Turner

The audience!

This was my first gig since the terrible events in Paris last weekend. As we walked towards Sheffield’s O2, we noticed that the lightbox at the entrance to the Crucible theatre had glowing lights in the blue, white and red of the Tricolour in solidarity with the French people. 583 more words


The case against advertising in public spaces

By Enrique Lescure


I have previously argued that the current “western” civilization is not older than circa 1950, and that it is mainly characterised by a concept which I have termed “ 2,223 more words

Alternative Socio-economic Systems

Video clip from the early 70s of some sharp dressed skinheads, dancing to reggae.

Tattoos, Half a World Away

When I was a kid, my mom used to say, “Sarah, promise me you’ll never get tattoos.”  I’m not sure why this seemed so important to her — maybe she noticed the way I would “covertly” stare at the tattoos on other people.  698 more words


My Speling Is To O. Kay!

Ha, ha, I snuck in hear again. That guy lee he just dont pay no atension.

Som of yiu ordrinary dumm peple out thear has been makin fun of my speling and my grammer even tho i am in collidge and yuo arenot so that makes me smartter than yuo rihgjt then and their. 199 more words

Just For Fun

Should the Sk8er Boi get back at the Ballet Girl?

Sk8er Boi, that pop culture gem in which Avril Lavigne sings the epic tale of an “alternative” guy who fancied a more “mainstream looking” girl, whom fancied him back, but never actually acted out on her feelings because her friends were a bunch of judgmental morons who didn’t approve of his oversized clothes. 870 more words