So much has been written about the Nike mannequin/Tanya Gold/fatphobia debate recently that I was a little reluctant to give it more airtime, but then I thought of Tanya Gold’s comments and how destructive they were, how much hatred they spread and how many negative comments I had read because of her words and felt … Continue reading Live and Let Live. Just Do It.
When I was younger, The Black Eyed Peas released the song ‘Where Is The Love?’. It was everywhere. It was number one in the UK charts for weeks, played on every radio station and subconsciously hummed be everyone I knew. It was an anthem calling for peace and unity and we were asked to ask ourselves … Continue reading Seriously, Where Is The Love?
When I was younger, I was obsessed with America. I loved the films, the music, the iconic scenery, the celebrities, the food. If you asked me what era I would go back in time to, I would say 1980s America - I could have my teenage years living like I was in The Goonies, going … Continue reading Whatever happened to the American Dream?
A (very brief) plot overview Essentially what it says on the tin - Lily Allen’s life so far in her own words. What’s good about it? For someone who grew up reading stories in trashy magazines about Lily Allen’s lifestyle and her celebrity feuds, it was nice to hear her side of the argument as … Continue reading Review: Lily Allen: My Thoughts Exactly