Coronavirus or not: keep your grubby mitts away from me

The world has coronapandemonium. So much so, that in the office we have vetoed the radio in favour of Spotify because we cannot listen to the hourly update of how the world is in peril (Pop Punk Powerhouses playlist, anyone?). The main government advice is to cover your mouth when you cough, sneeze into your … More Coronavirus or not: keep your grubby mitts away from me

‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ and other problematic things I love

‘Baby it’s cold outside‘ is one of my fave Christmas songs. Perhaps this is why, until 2018, I had no idea of its problematic connotations. Critics are arguing that the song normalises rape culture. I completely disagreed the first time I heard this theory, but after a few more listens, you can’t unhear lines like … More ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ and other problematic things I love

How to be Boring

If the me of 2016 bumped into me today, 2016 me would probably invite her to some irrelevant after-party, then call her boring when she refused to come. As a student, it’s fine to drink to the point of oblivion four times a week, live off takeaways, and spend all your money exclusively between the … More How to be Boring