Originally posted on unemployedhack:
I went to sign on today. After six months of being a part-time lecturer – with a bit of journalism thrown in – I’m now an unemployment statistic once more. I arrived for my 9.30am appointment, clutching my CV, and “hopped” on the job points before I could be told to.…

Riots

There are going to be riots this summer. Big riots, ┬ápeople who just want to live their lives are so angry and tired that they are going to be involved. These will not be riots which can be confused with imagined left wing causes. They are going to make last summers riots seem very small…

Terms to learn for 2012

Poverty stasis Def: The art of not existing for long enough that your benefits last the week.