12 First Impressions of Berlin From Someone Who Doesn't Really Know Much About The Place

I thought Berlin would be like Vienna, Milan, or Madrid, with a sprinkling of Cambodia. I have never been to any of those places. Sometimes I pretend that my favourite David Bowie album is Low. It isn’t. In Berlin, you can smoke pretty much anywhere, although most Berliners chose not to bother. Berlin spent a lot of money on some of its

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What The Force Awakens

Since I wrote at length on how I was too afraid to watch the Force Awakens, I figured it only makes sense to share what I actually thought of it. First things first. I liked it. I thought it was very good. I say this now and I say this first because there is this disappointing culture of people who think passing critical comment on something is the

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I like my music like I like my coffee. Bean counting. 99p Mp3 vs Expensive Coffee Piracy Row

So one of my absolute pet hates is the OMFG SHARE THIS images that proliferate the internet, usually accompanied with the tagline “everyone must share this” or “not everyone will have the guts to share this”. Before I get started, can I just say that I fucking love having pet hates? I’d have nothing to write about otherwise.. So an image that has me

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