Tuesday August 11, 2020

Off Message: Rant over – it’s 2020, after all

So many artists, brands and businesses are struggling that poking fun at anything seems off the table these days. It’s too serious now for that, and too sad

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

@nadineoregan
26th July, 2020
Mini-rants are a reliever of tension and a creator of laughter, just like a few mild digs at Westlife

There’s loads of little stuff that I used to love complaining about, but – 2020 calling! – I don’t have the heart to bother with any more.

It was small stuff mainly, the kind of culture-vulture conversation pieces we all like to get on our soapbox about, not because we genuinely have strong opinions on the matter, but because we enjoy a mini-rant; it’s an easy way to get out the stresses...

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