Some more things I done seen

Oct 28

Manhattan panoramas. Evelyn Waugh i/v. 2k words a day. Vile Bodies was a bad book. Joyce is mad. The line on the criminal classes is fascinating. It’s all gold. How to write an awesome movie. Things people do online that would be creepy in real life. Showing a monkey some magic. Pudding Lane 17th C fly-through. What happened in...

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Some links

Oct 02

Don’t do drugs. Laura McInerney on education. Seven great Key and Peele sketches. Dan Harmon on writing post one, and post two. Cold War secrets secreted in...

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Linkington link links

Sep 24

Louis C.K. on mobile phones. (which everyone’s seen but I had to put it somewhere). Magnificent cricket article on Jeff Thompson at his quickest. List of secret societies. The private poetics of New York City. A very lovely wedding proposal. Amazing photo of Custer and officers. Literary action figures. Johnny Cash has been...

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Link me up

Sep 12

The memories you build up in life. Adrenaline photos. Insane military tactics. Desolate UK beaches. Carnaby St in the 60s. And Carnaby echoes. Female spies who brought down the Nazis. Cartoon guide to the Assad regime. Beatles vocal...

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Syria: A Mini-Reading List

Sep 03

Start here. Nine questions about Syria you were afraid to ask. Here’s an aspect we don’t hear a lot about – why Syria has chemical weapons. Noam Scheiber on the questions he would ask Obama about intervention. Patrick Cockburn on the options for Syrian peace. A response to Cockburn from Hopi Sen. Norman Geras on the...

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Some more links I done seen

Aug 28

Roger Ebert on Brian de Palma. Raymond Chandler on his wife: “She was the music heard faintly at the edge of sound”. The psychology of cosmic awe. The most compelling Reddit thread EVER. Rubbish superheroes. John Niven on the death of his brother. Incredible. Why Arsene Wenger doesn’t spend money. I’ve often...

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Some links

Aug 11

Interesting Daniel Knowles piece on London’s gentrification. Five SNES games you can play in your lunch hour and for good measure every Megadrive game. Amazing 80s portraits of London here and here Car accident on Finchley Road, 1924. Stunning pictures of Detroit in decline. Photos of the British seaside in the 60s. Dennis Severs...

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