Archive for June, 2008

Should Have

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

Crime doesn’t pay. I should have gone to college.



Friday, June 27th, 2008

How odd the British are becoming about sex. While there is nothing remotely repressive about the way most people live their lives, a slightly demented, erotically obsessed primness has also set in.

The Independent
Terence Blacker: A teacher takes off his shirt. Cue panic


Thursday, June 26th, 2008

Shit, piss, fuck, cunt, cocksucker, motherfucker, tits.

The Independent
George Carlin: Seven words that shook a nation


Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Eight-hour Day


Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Our nervous system cannot represent a negative […]

The art of taking a penalty

People You Love

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

With his team eliminated, the France coach bizarrely chose a moment immediately after the end of the game to propose to his girlfriend Estelle Denis, a television presenter, live on air […]

Proving that romance is never far from the thoughts of the average Frenchman, Domenech said: “Everything was so sad, I thought life has some beautiful moments and you should tell people you love them.”

The Independent
France 0 Italy 2: Au revoir Henry […]

My Eyes

Monday, June 9th, 2008

I can’t stand ankle socks […] When a man crosses his legs and the trouser leg rides up to show hairy shins, it offends my eyes.

The Observer
Capello, the first interview