Day 2: What’s going on?

Around the time of the Mike Brown shooting, and the subsequent protests in Ferguson, I stumbled across John Legend’s Marvin Gaye tribute concert held in LA. He was one of the more vocal celebrities, speaking out loudly against a system that treats black men, people, like shit, and in the process he got treated like […]

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Day 1: Mea Culpa.

It’s a brand new day… Last year was a strange year. Two parts tragic, one part horrific, three parts infuriating and six parts just plain ol’ insane. It got to the point I stopped reading the papers, stopped watching the news, turned off the radio and sunk into a brainless abyss of…and I say this […]

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Oral Fixation.

You’ve been wondering how you can make it better? Baby, it’s easy to turn my world inside out Your discovery will take us to another place Baby, on that, there is no doubt I’ve been waiting for the special moment Anticipating all the things you’ll do to me Make the first step to release my […]

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Everyday People.

Sometimes I’m right and I can be wrong My own beliefs are in my song The butcher, the banker, the drummer and then Makes no difference what group I’m in I am everyday people Oh sha sha… I’ve written this post before, more times that I care to remember. Exact same shit, different day, different […]

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Same wheel, new angle.

You know that list of seven women I’d happily shag, the one that has Pink? It has a new addition. Even better, a new number one. I am officially head over heels in love with, and in lust for, this woman… (I don’t know how to stop this from playing automatically, dammit! You might want […]

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And so it came to pass…

The wedding was attended. A couple of weekends back. Yes, that wedding, and no, nothing dramatic happened. I went, I saw, I clapped and took pictures, I danced and I drank, and then the following day I went to watch rugby. The end. Only, that isn’t all there was to it, is it? Of course […]

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Mr (bloody) Smith.

Every so often you stumble across a voice so stunning, coming out of the unlikeliest character, you’re, quite literally, struck dumb. Mouth hanging open, confusion furrowing your brow, emotions all over the place as you try to decide whether or not to be happy. You’re not sure whether to be happy or not because said […]

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Idiot Press: The Fact-check Edition

So apparently our prezzo is the third best performing president in Africa. Well, woobloodyhoo! And here we thought he’s a complete idiot, what with dodgy procurement scams, terrorist attacks all over the country, a sluggish economy, suspect payments to Anglo Leasing ghosts… Ladies and gentlemen, apparently the man has a 78% approval rating. EH? Now […]

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