Philosophy Responses and critiques Veganism & animal rights

The animal model of medical research: scientifically flawed

“A little learning is a dangerous thing. Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.” – Alexander Pope, An Essay on Criticism This short piece is intended firstly as a response to a piece by Granville Matheson (, itself written as a response to the World Day for Animals In Laboratories protest, and secondly as… Read More »

Philosophy Responses and critiques

The reruns at the end of the universe

A rant about rehash culture and the then burgeoning electro-indie-80’s-etc scene from around 2004. I think I wrote it for a magazine or something….can’t quite remember.   “It’s all the same thing, there’s no new tale to tell.” – Love and Rockets, No New Tale to Tell The screen flickers to life as you distractedly… Read More »