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24/11/13 Mind – an open letter – or whoops, you did it again…

Dear Mind, I’m writing regarding your letter of outrage, on my behalf, to Mr Thorpe Park, regarding the misguided naming of one of their rides – ASYLUM! http://www.mind.org.uk/news-campaigns/news/thorpe-park-an-open-letter/ You told ’em, didn’t you? You reminded them that people with mental … Continue reading

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11/11/13 A stranger is a friend you haven’t met.

You can almost hear the sing-songy voice saying it, can’t you? Twee – gorge rising – patronising – arse clenchingly… Ooh, I’m having a shudder just as I think about it. How about treating someone as a friend before you … Continue reading

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