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No Fun

A comment by Walt set me thinking late last night: In terms of time, the worst are the workplace bans–8 hrs a day. I quit adbiz before they came in but couldn’t have worked there (written, thought, gone thru boring … Continue reading

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Things Are Starting To Happen Very, Very Fast

I think that things are going to start to happen very fast now. Very, very fast. Nothing much has been happening for the past 10 years. It’s been a period of stasis, with a mounting overburden of laws ensuring that … Continue reading

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Downtrodden Smokers Will Revolt One Day

A comment left here by slugbop yesterday: I live in a social housing unit with 120 other people. They play Bingo every Thursday night. They used to smoke in the community hall until that was prohibited. Since then they have … Continue reading

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The Spirit Of Revolt

With first Brexit, and now Trump, I have the sense that a spirit of revolt is spreading across the West. I’m looking forward to seeing a bushfire of similar revolts spreading across Europe. Revolts against authority, revolts against top-down control, … Continue reading

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A Spirit Of Revolution

First Brexit. Then Trump. A spirit of revolution is sweeping the world. The Ancien Regime is being toppled everywhere. A particularly fine example of the old order: SMOKERS who light up near hospitals will face fines of up to £1,000 … Continue reading

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