Monday, 9 May 2005

Save Us From Bland

More rumbles in the jungle. Perhaps African Leaders will eventually give the two fingers to their debtors.

And way down on the list of the Guardian online's important news stories - Huge Radioactive Leak Closes Thorp Nuclear Plant. They say it's not a danger to the public. It's kind of an important thing to know about though, wouldn't you say?

Meanwhile, spotted in a print edition of the Observer I just got from somebody - a half page article devoted to telling us how seven-year old girls in the UK are now going to spas. FFS. (a) What teeny tiny fraction of the child population does this actually apply to? (b) Why does anybody care? Reporting on this only encourages more pillocks.

Word of the Day: Pillock