SATURDAY 21ST SEPTEMBER 2019

TUESDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2019

OH, JUST THESE GOD DAMN ICONIC SHOTS OF PAUL NEWMAN AT THE 1963 CIVIL RIGHTS MARCH. YOU’RE WELCOME - VIA 41 STRANGE ON THE TWITTERS.

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TOM HOLLAND’S UMBRELLA IS A FOREVER MOOD. THANK YOU FOR COMING TO MY TED TALK - VIA EWAPHANT ON THE TWITTERS. IMAGINE INDEED...

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PERFECTLY TIMED TO BE DISCUSSED AT TONIGHT’S #COPYWRITERSUNITE, THIS EPIC SPOTIFY AD CAMPAIGN BY ALI DICKINSON AND JACK WALKER IS, QUITE SIMPLY, THE BEST THING TO GRACE UK BILLBOARDS IN A LONG, LONG TIME. FUCKING BRILLIANT WORK (CHECK THEIR PORTFOLIO: EVIDENTLY IT COMES AS STANDARD WITH THESE TWO…) - VIA VIKKI ROSS AND KATHERINE WILDMAN (FOLLOWED PRETTY MUCH IMMEDIATELY BY THE ENTIRE AND IN NO WAY JEALOUS - READ: UNDERSTANDABLY JEALOUS - #COPYWRITING COMMUNITY ON THE TWITTERS.

MONDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2019

AS CATS ARE BANNED ON THE NORWEGIAN ARCHIPELAGO OF SVALBARD, THIS ONE IS REGISTERED AS A FOX. AN ARCTIC FOX, TO BE PRECISE - VIA QIKIPEDIA (WITH QUALIFICATION AND PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE C/O THIS CHAP) ON THE TWITTERS.

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YOU THOUGHT DATING APPS WERE UNDIGNIFIED. SOME PEOPLE HAVE NO SHAME - VIA JACK ROOKE (WHO QUITE FRANKLY MAKES AN EXCELLENT POINT) ON THE TWITTERS.

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THE STRATFORD FESTIVAL THEATRE IN ONTARIO PUT ON A SHOWING OF BILLY ELLIOT TO TEACH SERVICE-DOGS-IN-TRAINING TO SIT QUIETLY THROUGH A PERFORMANCE AND WOULD YOU JUST LOOK AT THIS LITTLE CHAP LIVING HIS BEST LIFE - VIA QIKIPEDIA ON THE TWITTERS.

SUNDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER 2019

AFTER THE POLICE HAD TO STEP IN WHEN THE LATEST MASS GAME OF HIDE-AND-SEEK HAD 3000 PARTICIPANTS, IKEA HAVE 'POLITELY’ ASKED THAT WE PLEASE STOP NOW, PEOPLE- VIA FAST COMPANY ON THE TWITTERS.

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THE UK PET FOOD MARKET IS WORTH A WHOPPING £2.9 BILLION , AND WITH OUR FURRY FRIENDS CONSUMING MORE THAN A FIFTH OF THE WORLD’S MEAT AND FISH, MORE AND MORE DOG AND CAT OWNERS - IN A SURVEY OF MORE THAN 3,900 OF THEM BY THE UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH’S VETERINARY COLLEGE, ONE IN THREE OF THEM TO BE PRECISE - ARE CONSIDERING PUTTING THEIR ANIMALS ON A VEGAN DIET (IN FACT, 27% OF RESPONDENTS WHO FOLLOWED A PLANT-BASED DIET THEMSELVES HAD ALREADY DONE SO) - VIA THIS WEEK’S WIRED UK PODCAST.

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WELL THIS IS CREEPY AS FUCK, EH? - VIA HETEROTOPIA ON THE TWITTERS.

SATURDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER 2019

THURSDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER 2019

WEDNESDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER 2019

PROCRASTINATION: DEFINED IN A SINGLE TWEET - VIA THE BRILLIANTLY CRAZY, AMAZING DESTRUCTIVE MIND OF ARTIST JAN HACHON ERICHSON ON THE TWITTERS.

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IMPOSTER SYNDROME: DEFINED IN A SINGLE IMAGE - VIA GLENN MOORE ON THE TWITTERS.

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“JUST LIKE ME THESE WOMEN DARED TO EXHAUST THEIR FREEDOM TO EXIST BY BEING VISIBLE. HOWEVER, INSTEAD OF BEING CELEBRATED, THEY’RE PUNISHED FOR IT.” - THE PHENOMENAL INDYA MOORE WEARING EARRINGS DEPICTING THE TRANS WOMEN THAT HAVE BEING VIOLENTLY KILLED AS A DIRECT RESULT OF DARING TO BE WHO THEY ARE TO HIGHLIGHT THE SHEER SCALE OF THE CRISIS FACING THE COMMUNITY IS FUCKING EVERYTHING - VIA OUT MAGAZINE ON THE TWITTERS. #ROLEMODELLING

MONDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2019

FRIDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER 2019

HEINZ HAVE REDESIGNED THE KETCHUP LABEL TO HELP US MASTER THE PERFECT POUR AND IT’S FUCKING GENIUS. #GOODOLDSCIENCE MEETS #DESIGNTHINKING - VIA FAST COMPANY ON THE TWITTERS.

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NOTHING TO SEE HERE, JUST 14 LITTLE COFFINS OF POTATO DISEASES IN THE CANADIAN POTATO MUSEUM. YES, THAT’S CORRECT. 14 MINIATURE COFFINS OF DISEASED POTATOES - VIA LEA ZELTSERMAN ON THE TWITTERS.

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AFTER THAT, I THINK I NEED THIS TEENY TINY CORACLE MOUSE TO WIPE ALL MEMORY… - VIA CELESTINE AND THE HARE ON THE TWITTERS. #ITSTHELITTLETHINGS

THURSDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2019

“WHAT THE HECK AM I DOING HERE? [THESE PEOPLE HAVE] MADE AMAZING THINGS. I JUST WENT WHERE I WAS SENT.” I MEAN IF THE FIRST MAN ON THE FUCKING MOON SUFFERED FROM IMPOSTER SYNDROME, MAYBE WE SHOULD CUT OURSELVES A BIT OF SLACK. EITHER THAT, OR JUST ADMIT WE’RE DESTINED TO FALL SHORT AGAINST THE REST OF HUMANITY AND GO BACK TO BED - VIA ALAN BAXTER ON THE TWITTERS.

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FOR FUCK’S SAKE ARE WE STILL BANGING ON ABOUT THIS GOD DAMN LOCH NESS MONSTER? AND ‘MIGHT’ CERTAINLY SEEMS A VALID REASON TO REOPEN THIS CAN OF UTTERLY POINTLESS GIANT WORMS - VIA A ‘PLAUSIBLE’ MOMENT(ARY REPRIEVE FROM ALL THE #BREXIT CHAT) ON THE TWITTERS.

WEDNESDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER 2019

“FOR COPY TO DANCE, IT MUST HAVE RHYTHM”: THIS EXTRACT FROM GARY PROVOST’S ‘100 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR WRITING’ IS EVERYTHING - VIA VIKKI ROSS ON LINKEDIN.

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ON THE SUBJECT OF POWERFUL COPY, THIS AD SERIES RAISING AWARENESS OF THE REALITY OF HOMELESSNESS PACKS NO PUNCHES - VIA ADAM ART DIRECTOR ON THE TWITTERS.

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INSPIRED BY MC ESCHER’S METAMORPHASIS III, ANYA HINDMARCH’S IMMERSIVE ART INSTALLATION FOR LONDON FASHION WEEK WILL ALLOW VISITORS TO JOURNEY THROUGH A GIANT RED ‘POSTBOX MAZE’ IN CELEBRATION OF THE WRITTEN WORD - VIA CAMPAIGN ON LINKEDIN.

SUNDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2019

UNITED AIRLINES FLEW A BOEING 787-8 DREAMLINER STAFFED BY A WOMAN ONLY CREW TO THE EAA AIRVENTURE SHOW. JOINED BY 100 FEMALE AIR OPERATIONS STAFF, THEY HELD SEMINARS AT THE SHOW TO INSPIRE MORE YOUNG WOMEN TO PURSUE CAREERS IN AVIATION. THIS IS WHAT #ROLEMODELLING LOOKS LIKE, PEOPLE - VIA THE POINTS GUY.

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WE’VE OFFICIALLY REACHED PEAK (BEAK) CONTENT. IF ANYONE CAN THINK OF A BETTER USE OF AR THEN I’D LIKE TO SEE IT. VIA JIMMY SOMETHING (AND DUCKS MAKE GREAT PETS) ON THE TWITTERS.

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FALSE ALARM ON THE WHOLE SOLVING RACISM WITH CHOCOLATE THING. YEAH, SORRY ABOUT THAT - VIA SIMON VINERS ON LINKEDIN.