The sexualisation of Little Mix

Never thought I’d write a blog about Little Mix but after their performance last night on the X Factor I felt compelled to do so.  I used to be a regular viewer of the X Factor (and saw the whole of series 8 in 2011 when Little Mix got their big break), but have lost…

Build them up and knock them down

I have been on holiday this week with my wife and 20 month old daughter, soaking up our last bit of sun for the year. Whilst on holiday, I have been teaching my little girl the art of building sand castles on the beach and this has led me to draw some  unlikely parallels with…

Relentless

It shows how far Spurs have come when it is not the result from yesterday’s win over Manchester City that was the most encouraging aspect, but the manner of that win.┬áIn years gone by, Spurs might have eeked out a narrow win over one of the title contenders through a combination of determination and usually…