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always too busy imo. it is small.

I'm going to allow this! (LocalGarda), Thursday, 29 March 2012 12:43 (2 years ago) Permalink

or just bring a six pack into the barbican?

Rosie 47 (ken c), Thursday, 29 March 2012 12:48 (2 years ago) Permalink

a six pack of toilet duck

I'm going to allow this! (LocalGarda), Thursday, 29 March 2012 12:48 (2 years ago) Permalink

when it's payday

Rosie 47 (ken c), Thursday, 29 March 2012 12:49 (2 years ago) Permalink

la dee da

I'm going to allow this! (LocalGarda), Thursday, 29 March 2012 14:26 (2 years ago) Permalink

time was you would joke about drinking a six pack of toilet duck in the street

The term “hipster racism” from Carmen Van Kerckhove at Racialicious (nakhchivan), Thursday, 29 March 2012 14:32 (2 years ago) Permalink

really cleaned up the street

Rosie 47 (ken c), Thursday, 29 March 2012 16:02 (2 years ago) Permalink

Is this the London thread?

Did you see this?

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/04/magazine/china-mieville-london.html?emc=eta1

Blomqvist, Jesper (admrl), Monday, 2 April 2012 23:34 (2 years ago) Permalink

/\/\/\

Say something about it

Blomqvist, Jesper (admrl), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 00:07 (2 years ago) Permalink

i read that and wasnt sure what to think

what should i think

A Little Princess btw (s1ocki), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 04:01 (2 years ago) Permalink

should i cancel my trip

A Little Princess btw (s1ocki), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 04:01 (2 years ago) Permalink

Definitely, you don't want to hang out with racists and alcoholics.

Blomqvist, Jesper (admrl), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 04:17 (2 years ago) Permalink

"eyes roll with the duh".

Fizzles, Tuesday, 3 April 2012 06:19 (2 years ago) Permalink

Say something about it

it's not interesting enough to, really. mostly it reminded me that i don't get along with miéville's prose at all.

lex pretend, Tuesday, 3 April 2012 07:31 (2 years ago) Permalink

the fluff piece that ran alongside it (what are the LDN equivs of these NYC things iirc) was actually more interesting

lex pretend, Tuesday, 3 April 2012 07:31 (2 years ago) Permalink

"The mayor is a ninja of bumptiousness"

koogs, Tuesday, 3 April 2012 08:34 (2 years ago) Permalink

Lex otm, esp re: the fluff. Such an effort to read and although I recall vaguely agreeing with him I can't remember a single specific thing that he says.

Upt0eleven, Tuesday, 3 April 2012 09:10 (2 years ago) Permalink

read the first page and had no idea what thesis he was attempting to expound, beyond a few 'pensions! strikes! olympics!' handwaving signifiers.

God arrives for the apocalypse, having been traveling at the speed of (ledge), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 09:13 (2 years ago) Permalink

It's not written for Londoners really though is it? I mean most of us will be familiar with most of the arguments and issues in it.

Homosexual Satan Wasp (Matt DC), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 09:15 (2 years ago) Permalink

/Say something about it/

it's not interesting enough to, really. mostly it reminded me that i don't get along with miéville's prose at all.

this x 1000. absolutely convinced he dictates his novels, and what interested me about the article most was how its prose hobbles along.

Fizzles, Tuesday, 3 April 2012 09:53 (2 years ago) Permalink

Are you all posting from the banlieues of London? Is there anything I can do to help?

Blomqvist, Jesper (admrl), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 13:40 (2 years ago) Permalink

suggest banlieu

good luck in your pyramid (Neil S), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 13:40 (2 years ago) Permalink

Haha very good

Blomqvist, Jesper (admrl), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 13:44 (2 years ago) Permalink

ty

good luck in your pyramid (Neil S), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 14:47 (2 years ago) Permalink

banlieuy jagger

Rosie 47 (ken c), Tuesday, 3 April 2012 15:02 (2 years ago) Permalink

yeah thats great

judith, Tuesday, 10 April 2012 22:02 (2 years ago) Permalink


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