Fly Me To The Moon... Not JFK

Dan White | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Parents
Dan White

Moaner. That's the image I am getting lumbered with. A middle-aged man constantly prattling on about lack of disability care and the image this brilliant community often gets lumbered with by politicians and papers. One day I'll lighten up, honest, it's just that until that day I will huff and stomp around like someone constantly looking for the exit in a comedy club run by Jeremy Vine.

We Know You Know: Advertising With Irony

Neil Simpson | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK
Neil Simpson

With so many companies now 'laddering' their thinking to words like 'goodness' or happiness', or pondering their wider societal purpose, it's still worth remembering the value of a good ol' fashion (post-modern) sell.

The Greatest Case Of Irony Ever Written. Period.

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK

A small section of the internet today became the focal point for all of the irony in the known universe. The musings of a George Dale Wilkinson in ...

Who Can Save Amazon? Dennis Goddam Rodman, That's Who

Matt Gray | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Matt Gray

If you're a collector of seminal cassingles from 1982, you're probably familiar with the opening lyrics to Goanna's Solid Rock - 'out here nothing cha...

Can Ricky Gervais's Irony Save the World?

David Girling | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Comedy
David Girling

With the recent video's by Mama Hope and Africa for Norway it seems like there is a new genre of ironic videos being produced for International Development.

Berlusconi and the Piazza Italia Adverts

Giulia Zecchini | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Giulia Zecchini

Italy's political situation has been on the radar for quite some time now, and the recent announcement of Silvio Berlusconi's return to politics has not allowed the country to leave the spot light. On a recent trip back to my hometown, Milan, a couple of adverts by the clothing line Piazza Italia caught my eye.

Why Television Has Lost to the Internet

Philip Joa | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Tech
Philip Joa

Once upon a time, professionals made television programs and amateurs made home video. The only time you'd see amateur content on TV was in the form...

Are You Totes Jel of My Chanel?!

Kate Lawson | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

British designer Simeon Farrar has done it again - caused a stir within the fashion industry that is.

Hip to be Spherical: How Football Transcends Trend

Henry Cooke | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Sport
Henry Cooke

For five years the forces of Social Media have waged an electronic campaign against our most understated quality: modesty. Favouring stealth over strength, the enemy concealed their weapons is the form of presents: MySpace, Bebo, Facebook, Twitter. The plan was beautiful in its simplicity, the opponents of humility had only to watch as we encouraged friends and relatives to unnecessarily broadcasting their thoughts, before we turned the gun on ourselves.