Category Archives: Self-awareness

Shaming Shame Culture

I’m sure you’ll all have seen the great internet flame war that was the melt-down of Ashley Madison earlier this year. If, however, you lived under a rock, here you go: Internet hook-up service specifically marketed at married people had

Shaming Shame Culture

I’m sure you’ll all have seen the great internet flame war that was the melt-down of Ashley Madison earlier this year. If, however, you lived under a rock, here you go: Internet hook-up service specifically marketed at married people had

Snap! Crackle! Pop (ular culture and adverts)!

“Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper” Thomas Jefferson I think that adverts are becoming more and more irrelevant and dated, and this is actually kind of sad and also important.  When I think of

Snap! Crackle! Pop (ular culture and adverts)!

“Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper” Thomas Jefferson I think that adverts are becoming more and more irrelevant and dated, and this is actually kind of sad and also important.  When I think of

Gogglebox: Television and the question of Engagement

For better or worse, television has pretty much always been associated with hordes of brain-dead, sofa-bound imbeciles mechanically chewing on crisps. Whilst we all know that this isn’t true, it’s easy to understand where the image comes from: Television’s job

Gogglebox: Television and the question of Engagement

For better or worse, television has pretty much always been associated with hordes of brain-dead, sofa-bound imbeciles mechanically chewing on crisps. Whilst we all know that this isn’t true, it’s easy to understand where the image comes from: Television’s job