Monthly Archives: June 2011

Books and Newspapers Vs Modern Technology

What do you think of i pads, Kindles and the like? On holiday recently I managed to work my way through a pile of chick-lit books. Some got covered in sand others in sun-cream. I even used one as pillow. … Continue reading

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Wimbledon 2011 & Roger Federer

Tomorrow  Wimbledon starts again. A truly British sporting event which I for some strange reason always associate with sunshine whereas everyone else automatically thinks of rain. As usual all the hype will be about British hope Andy Murray and whilst … Continue reading

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Curvy women are ‘in vogue’.

One of the most famous magazines in the world, Vogue Italia, has recently published an issue celebrating ‘real women’. Featured on the front cover are three so-called ‘plus sized models’ As reported by the Daily Mail Vogue Italia’s editor Franca … Continue reading

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London Slut Walk

On Saturday June 11 London will play host to the worldwide protest march, the Slut Walk. The protest movement started out in Canada after a top police officer gave this rather misguided advice: “Women should avoid dressing like sluts in order … Continue reading

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Olympic Guilt

I had given up my Olympic chances, (tickets not competing) until Wednesday night when the magic ‘London Tickets’ made a withdrawal from my account. The initial joy was quickly replaced with financial concern but after a few seconds of worry … Continue reading

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Blogathon

With a tiny bit more spare time on my hands over the summer months I decided it was time to start blogging a lot more regularly. I planned on producing a well-structured, well informed and ‘well funny’ blog everyday – … Continue reading

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