Monthly Archives: April 2012

Pornification of Pop

I thank god that I do not own a television set today. Ten years ago, it disgusted me to watch music videos on TV because many of the most romantic of songs would have cleavage-baring women in them. Today, of course, that is classy. Back in my teens, I...

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The Chaos

The Chaos is a lengthy poem by the Dutch writer G. Nolst Trenité (famous under the pseudonym of Charivarius). The poem effectively demonstrates the high number of irregularities in English pronunciation and was often used as a guide by English studies in European countries in 1920 on how to drop one’s foreign...

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