Friday, 16 June 2017

a third world nation

Steve Bell's cartoon in the Guardian today says it all . . . .

Friday, 9 June 2017

all-night election radio

get off the fence
step onto the plate
& kick the hot potato
into the long grass

Monday, 5 June 2017

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Wittenham Clumps, Oxfordshire, 10/5

 Paul Nash - The Wood on the Hill, 1912
 Brightwell Barrow
 Castle Hill
Round Hill

Friday, 28 April 2017

Modern Life is Rubbish

From today's Guardian, this almost Dickensian scenario:


Monday, 24 April 2017

Dad's Army

Some forty years ago when I was teaching media studies advertisements like this one would be used as exercises. What are we being told here? Is there a disjunction between the image and the supposed purpose of this piece? It appears as though the David Simmons is using Xenophobia for pure self-interest. I hope he doesn't get his hands on the job this time around.