Taking the Brexit Biscuit

BY NICK PEARCE Last Friday the Independent noted how a London food bank has been criticised for refusing to accept a donation of ‘Brexit biscuits’ because they would be ‘too political’, in a move which ‘some would no doubt argue takes the biscuit’. Political Confectioneries (conveniently shortened to ‘PC’) are behind the snack, which comes wrapped in a copy of Article 50 of the Lisbon … Continue reading Taking the Brexit Biscuit

The Sweet Taste of Satire

Satire is a powerful art form, one with the ability to point out questionable human behaviours and the social issues resulting from them so that they become absurd and even hilarious, entertaining a wide audience in the process.  “You can’t make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you’re doing is recording it.” — Art Buchwald. This beautiful medium of expression has existed … Continue reading The Sweet Taste of Satire