This Month – February


Read – Online

The Mouse Mansion is leaving the public library (article in Dutch): Na tien jaar verlaat het Muizenhuis de OBA: ‘Mensen zeggen altijd: dáár wil ik wonen’

Internationally renowned journalist Bram van Splunteren, famous for his long form documentaries on alternative bands and culture in the ’80 and ’90 acknowledges that he had a – what he considers to be a – relationship with a subordinate. Proceeds to describe himself in those days as “young, dumb and naive”. DUDE, YOU WERE 36! SHE WAS 18! YOU WERE HER MANAGER. I don’t give a shit about how different times were, this has never been ok. I grew up watching his programs and looked up to him for his interviewing/program making skills, but he’s firmly on my shit list now. (article in Dutch) VPRO trekt eerbetoon aan Bram van Splunteren terug, documaker erkent oude beschuldigingen

France formally recognises endometriosis as ‘long-term condition’ And now the rest of the world, please

Disgusting: Lawsuit Alleges Tesla Segregated Black Workers Into Area Referred to As ‘The Plantation’

A Mega-Rich Silicone Valley Town Says Mountain Lions Make it Immune to Affordable Housing Yeah, but when it comes to their own (house) building activities, it’s usually more like this:

A Dog and Cat Bill of Rights Under Consideration in California

L.A. Homeless Count to Resume After COVID-Related Hiatus

Trevor Noah slams media for racist remarks on Ukraine: War ‘was Europe’s entire thing’ It’s been REALLY jarring to see how things are playing out. Haven’t heard the words “refugee crisis” yet, despite there being more people displaced now than in 2015. But apparently we don’t see it as a crisis when the people suffering are white? War is awful and useless, refugees are refugees and need help, please stop being racist assholes everybody

Listened to – Music

WILLOW, THE ANXIETY, Tyler Cole – Meet Me At Our Spot (Live Performance)

2SAXY – Walk of Fame

[A-ha FR] a-ha Take On Me Live BBC One 09-11-2018

Sting – Fortress Around Your Heart (Option Two)

Pat Benatar – Love Is A Battlefield (Official Music Video)

Marvin Gaye with Tammi Terrell You’re all I need to get by

The HampsterDance Song

Re-Play – Ala Day

Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill – Official Music Video

Listened to – Podcasts


Watched – Films and Documentaries


Watched – TV and Youtube

Sarah Millican Received An Email From Her School Bully

The Story of “It Wasn’t Me” by Shaggy

The Sting Interview

GYMNASTS TRY ‘CHEERLEADING’ Ft World Champions! | Nile Wilson

This Ring HURTS If She Tries To Take It Off | Jeweler Reacts

Miscellaneous awesomeness

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