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Kylie’s Holy Steam Roller

Kylie’s Holy Steam Roller

On Tuesday night, JD, Sophie, Gunther and I went to UK premiere of the Holy Motors premiere. For those of you who haven’t heard of Holy Motors, I’m not sure I can help much with telling you what it is about. Holy Motors is in the David Lynch spectrum of weird. I went into it … Continue reading

Thanks, But You Really Shouldn’t Have

Thanks, But You Really Shouldn’t Have

For those of you who don’t pay attention to my unwavering, unabashed, unsightly self promotion, I have another, slightly more popular little blog called The Chronicles of Creepy Pants. Unlike this blog, CCP is a fictional blog centering on a perverse and peculiar character, whose behaviour alters from the mostly grotesque to the sometimes endearing, … Continue reading

Come here Rude Boy, Boy, and Explain Your “English”.

Come here Rude Boy, Boy, and Explain Your “English”.

Australia has the Macquarie Dictionary. The United States has Webster’s Dictionary. And in Great Britain, they rely on the Oxford English Dictionary. These are renowned dictionaries used as authorities for the standardisation of spelling and definitions of vernacular within these countries. However, in London, there appears to be an entirely different dictionary that people aged … Continue reading

English is English.Innit?

English is English.Innit?

Until recently, I always thought that English is English.¬†Australians speak English. Americans speak English. Canadians. New Zealanders. And of course, the English speak English. English is English, and so I figured that communicating in other English-speaking countries would be issue-free. Especially in the Land of English. However, it turns out that there are actually some … Continue reading