Sunday, 20 September 2020

Britain's Got Talent Factor

 



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All of us are lying in the gutter, but some of us are dreaming of a three legged dog on a skateboard. 

A few years back on a blog post about Britain's Got Talent I noted:

The most insidious aspect of BGT is difficult to pin down, it's hard to hate a show which wants you to hate it and revels in its own imbecility, there's nothing to land a punch on, it's like fighting a cloud of gas. In the second episode a smash hit was a soprano singing 16 year old girl from Malta called Amy:

She and her voice, the music, the whole package are quite lovely. Most people watching will very rarely, if ever, be exposed to such music. So why then should far right traditionalist fascist type such as me be complaining about it?

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

The Ballad Of Terry Bell

 



In my new video I analyze a conversation I recently had with an old grafter who decided the new, soul destroying service sector, was worse than living in poverty...


Monday, 7 September 2020