Wednesday, 17 August 2011

In case of emergency, lift cover and release Meades

Jonathan Meades knows what causes riots: bad architecture and the bad faith which causes it. Here's part 1 of his 2007 'On the Brandwagon'. This may be the best few minutes of your life.

Talking of Garden Festivals, I played in the orchestra at the Stoke Garden Festival. The site is now a concrete retail park fit only for joyriders, junk food and muggings. Regeneration was a mirage. And my violin playing hasn't improved either.

Meades was right. And we've learned nothing.

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