Category: ABC Local Radio panel

So it turns out that having broken feet can be incredibly motivating. Being housebound has meant that I’ve been working like a banshee on the logistics of the upcoming season of “Viking Mama!” at Judith Wright, writing new comedy material, finally making headway on some projects that have been floating around my mind for some time…and last night I devoured this: It’s highly readable, super motivating and thanks to the wonders of Kindle technology, is smothered in highlights. I love highlighting things. It makes me feel like I’m paying attention and that I’ll actually return to said book to fully…

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on Google+Email this to someone

Okay, maybe not die. But if the council in Oxford gets their way, buskers will have to “smile, enjoy themselves and entertain others at all times” or face a 1000 pound fine. That’s right. We’re talking Government Sanctioned enjoyment. Imagine a council ad spreading the message playing Charlie Chaplin’s “Smile though your heart is aching, smile even though it’s breaking…” and you’ve got the idea. Putting aside for a moment the whether-this-is-right-or-wrong, let’s think about HOW the hell do they plan to enforce this? Officer: Hey you! Yes, you, the clown with the balloons! Smile, damn you! Busker: But I…

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on Google+Email this to someone