Pin It
Favourite

Four giant todgers? 

"Four totem poles rise up," (pause) "a trifle conspicuously."

Aw, man: a must-read, the Guardian's brilliant but brutal send-up of the opening night.

Yes, we are an earnest bunch sometimes, and the big dicks and faded stars onstage were worthy of a snide, world-weary snicker from London town.

Still, it's pretty rich seeing them take the mickey out of such cultural touchstones as our anti-americanism, or our multiculturalism/good race relations "generally benign - but not untainted" when the op-ed pages of the Guardian are rife with schoolboy shots at America, and the racist BNP holds council seats in UK municipal councils.

Pin It
Favourite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Andy Murdoch

Survey Asks

Who’s Nova Scotia’s worst tin-pot Doug Ford knockoff?

  • Matt Whitman
  • John Lohr
  • Hannah Dawson-Murphy
  • Elizabeth Smith-McCrossin
  • Tristan Flynn
  • Some other “personality” (suggest names in the comments)

View Results

Coast Top Ten

Opinionated

    White noise

    OPINIONATED »

    White noise

    posted by REBECCA THOMAS, Aug 30/18

    Letting your guard down to party loud and proud in the streets is a privilege students of colour don’t often have. comments      2


More »

Reality Bites

More »

Shoptalk

More »

In Print This Week

Vol 26, No 17
September 20, 2018

Cover Gallery »


Real Time Web Analytics

© 2018 Coast Publishing Ltd.