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Review: Spring Espresso, York

Up until very recently, I considered myself a tea connoisseur. I had based this self-evaluation…

Review: Cafe Concerto, York

The other day I stumbled cross a wonderful little website, tripadvisor.co.uk. Much like IMDB’s “Top…

(Cold) Call me maybe

Picture this: it’s a warm Tuesday evening and I’m relaxing in the bath with a…

Nothing really exists any more, does it?

I’m not being philosophical here. I’m talking about Kindles. Until very recently, I was a…

Unblocking the unmentionable – unlocking your potential

It’s 2am. I’ve got enough Red Bull in my system to drown a regular bull,…

Don’t ban The Hunger Games, ban the parents

I read in the news last week that several “special interest groups” are trying to…

I’m not sure if I hate Facebook or the people on it

Okay, maybe “hate” is a strong word. Perhaps “constant sense of annoyance” is more accurate.…

Petrol crisis? Just wait ’till we run out of couscous

In all honesty, the recent petrol crisis has unnerved me a little. It’s nothing to…

“Is this seat taken?”

We live in dangerous times. Wars and riots rock the Middle East, rogue states shake…

Play it again: the sequel strikes back

Let’s take a quick look at the UK box office. At the time of writing,…