“welcome to the atrocity exhibition
– Atrocity Exhibition live 1979
#Joy Division #Ian Curtis #atrocity exhibition
At one point the writers feared that a script leak had been turned into Whitehall policy. The opening episode finds [Peter] Mannion announcing the “silicon playground” – school children design apps for free, with the profits offset against future university tuition fees.
“Next day Michael Gove announced exactly the same policy,” complained [Sean] Gray. The Education Secretary backed a cheap computer circuit board, the Raspberry Pi, which he wants children to use in schools to develop their programming skills. [Roger] Drew said: “We thought ‘the fucker’s nicked our material’. There’s been a leak and they’ve decided to use material from our show.””
– Independent, “How Nick Clegg’s aides tried to put him in The Thick of It” (x)
Just found out Benedict Cumberbatch narrated a Stephen Hawking documetary. Think I’ve just had a nerdgasm
#Benedict Cumberbatch #physics
accidentally paused my tv on the face of Mitt Romney he made me want to put a foot through the screen he must be one of the most annoying, ignorant and infuriating cunts to ever live! Feel sorry for Americans who have to live with that.
On the bright side…
I love looking into space and the universe and how it all works|
Love Joy Division, The Smiths and David Bowie
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