Why the anorexia hoody shouldn’t be banned

There's been a bit of controversy this week because Amazon have been selling this hoody; Understandably the crass, unfunny top which mocks two eating disorders has come under fire for its insensitivity and many are calling on the online giant to remove it from their site. I can understand why many feel this way but … Continue reading Why the anorexia hoody shouldn’t be banned

Why we need a new anthem

Despite having been written off as a no hoper in the next general election, new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is clearly worrying the Tories given David Cameron's recent hyperbolic scaremongering and the rather desperate attempts of the press to find something to smear him. Earlier this week Corbyn didn't sing the national anthem at something … Continue reading Why we need a new anthem

On the first day of Christmas, Josie gave to me, the news I was a daddy: Josie Cunningham: The Final Chapter

Long time followers of this blog will know that I have long been interested in the tabloid saga that is Josie Cunningham's life (click the tag for more). Since gaining notoriety as the "NHS boob job girl", Josie has been a regular feature in the tabloids, her life becoming a soap opera that has seen … Continue reading On the first day of Christmas, Josie gave to me, the news I was a daddy: Josie Cunningham: The Final Chapter

Catfishes and Cruelty: The Josie Cunningham saga continues

Catfishing- The phenomenon of internet predators that fabricate online identities and entire social circles to trick people into emotional/romantic relationships. (From The Urban Dictionary) So, Josie Cunningham's time in the media spotlight has been a surreal journey (click the "Josie Cunningham" tag for more), with the "NHS boob job girl" becoming a much loathed figure … Continue reading Catfishes and Cruelty: The Josie Cunningham saga continues