Category: Life

Is Facebook listening?

Facebook eavesdropped on a private conversation today and, yeah, I’ve got proof… I was having an IRL (in real life) conversation about Facebook privacy with Kate, who is wrestling with …

How to sew a top in a week

Is it possible to sew a top in a week? My question is not whether it’s possible for a human to do this.  Obviously, it is. I mean a decent …

Embracing vulnerability

Or if Damian Hardwick can share his vulnerabilities with Dustin Martin, so can I. (Well not with Dustin as I don’t know him and that would be weird; but with …

Cinema streamlining

I think we all agree – the cinema experience could be streamlined a bit, starting with the omission of the world’s most redundant question: ‘Where would you like to sit’? …

Anticipation Fatigue

Drop everything, Jerry Seinfeld is coming to town. ‘Oh my god, gotta get tickets!’ ‘How good is Seinfeld?’ ‘This is gonna be amazing!’ ‘Roll on… August 2017’?!! What is the …

Shoes without socks

You wouldn’t want to own shares in socks right now would you? You know… socks? Those cotton things we used to wear on our feet? They used to be quite …

Abandoning a crap story

On friday night I bore witness to a most rare and under utilised skill. A friend of mine was halfway through a telling lengthy story when he recognised he’d lost …