Archive for the ‘rant’ Category

The Pasty: great British food. There has been a bit of confusing lately about what a Pastie or Pasty actually is. A writer from the New York Times had never had a pasty and attempted to correct The Economist when they referred to them. He thought that ‘Cornish Pasties’ was a misspelling of ‘Cornish Pastries’ […]


Giles Coren’s Rant at The Times. Giles Coren is my idiot of the week yet again. Last time he was slagging off the Great British Breakfast, this time he has lashed out in an email at the editors at The Times for editing. Seems strange as this is their job but Mr Coren seems to […]


Moving out

10Jul08

Moving out Anyone who actually pays attention to this blog (it’s a long shot) will know that I have been homeless for months now. Not literally homeless but alternating between my parents and my gf’s parents. We are doing this whilst we wait for our new landlord to move out so that we can move […]


Foxhayes Garage Exeter: Idiot of the week. This weeks idiot is the owner of Foxhayes Garage in Exwick, Exeter. Whilst most petrol stations in Exeter had run out of petrol he still has some supplies. Seeing that people where desperate for fuel and didn’t have a lot of other options he raised his prices. The […]


Do you remember when the year 2008 seemed like the future? Not the future in the sense of something yet to happen but the future in that everything would be different and exciting? Watching Tomorrow’s World as a young boy it seemed like by 2008 we would be zipping around on hoverboards, in strange Lycra […]