May 26, 2019

The animal I really dig,
Above all others is the pig.
Pigs are noble. Pigs are clever,
Pigs are courteous. However,
Now and then, to break this rule,
One meets a pig who is a fool.
What, for example, would you say,
If strolling through the woods one day,
Right there in...

May 26, 2019

There is a guy that lives down the road from me, he is a keen runner and can be often seen jogging in and around the neighborhood.

Fair play to him, exercise is, apparently, to be applauded.

Unfortunately, he chooses to run topless, something that is frankly beyond t...

May 19, 2019

It’s coming to a town near you, 

For we, the men, are out to get you, 

Twisted beliefs, 

Living on a razors edge, 

A want of the erotic, 

A need so hungry, we cannot seem to fill, 

Mans primary instinct, 

Is still intact, after so many years, 

Society tried to...

May 19, 2019

There are many aspects of ones youth that you must leave behind as you get older; taking pride in who is topping the charts, the current fashion trends of the day, lauding superheroes, the lure of socialism and wearing white trainers with light blue jeans, to name but...

May 19, 2019

A large part of growing up is the need to make new friends; this is a part of life that goes into overdrive when you move abroad or to a new city. It is a rather strange experience and one that is incredibly awkward.

If you stay broadly within the social group that you...

May 12, 2019

Thomas Moore's famous novel, Utopia, was first printed in 1516.

It was a "little book" in which Moore shared his views on how an ideal society should look on the fictitious island of Utopia. A description through which many believed he projected his own personal expec...

May 7, 2019

[From The Apology of Socrates, translated (and much abridged) by Manuel Velasquez (copyright 1987)

"I do not know, my fellow Athenians, how you were affected by my accusers whom you just heard. But they spoke so persuasively they almost made me forget who I was. Ye...

May 7, 2019

When you are young, having a T Shirt that tells the world which band you like or attempts to project a witticism is perfectly acceptable.

Under the age of 25, your knowledge of contemporary culture and music is hopefully on the cutting edge, or at least relatively so...

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