February, Flame Throwers and Fake Phones

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Quirky, sometimes banal, occasionally informative… Welcome to Friday Review! Get this straight in your inbox by subscribing to my newsletter. Onto the week that was… huzzah!


Discoveries

  • This week I started listening to the Adam Buxton podcast. It’s fun, random and occasionally thought-provoking, interspersed with little ditties like this holiday jingle:

“the holiday horn, goes ‘do-do-do’,

have a carrot, have two carrots

go to the toilet, take your time… holiday time”

Pure poetry.

Articles

Book review giant squid in the sea twenty thousand leagues

This happened:

https://www.instagram.com/p/BeeYW0NA1HU/

  • Tony Robinson updated us on the Maid Marian and her Merry Men stage version: it may take 18 months, but I’m still really excited:

  • Plus, I got a promotion, woohoo!

On the tweets

Coming up next week

Congratulations

Congrats to Lisa and Phil who both won Monzo Golden tickets in my prize draw last week! Thanks for subscribing everyone 🙂

This week’s interesting jobs

  • Electrical Engineer at Naim in Salisbury: if you’re into audio and electrical engineering, I imagine it would be a dream job. They are a seriously impressive company.
  • Senior Designer at a branding agency in London
  • 3D Designer at a design agency in East London

And finally

Phew, that’s a lot of stuff. Happy Friday!

By Graham Ormiston

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