Friday, 10 December 2010

Panic In The Streets

Let us not compare riots - Haiti is currently facing tragedy as it collapses into cholera-induced anarchy - and the international cyber-rioting against major online retailers continues - so that some paint and such thrown at the future King of England and his wife might seem small beer.  Except, let us catch our breath, and reflect: when was the last time that Royalty in England was in such immediate peril?  We now have a face for this upsurge of rage against these pitiless penny-pinching prunings.  Students of the world unite!  Meanwhile, China has shown itself to be Philistine Numero Uno for its bald and bold retorts to the Nobel prize.  What a week.  Just wait until Burma gets nukes...
Post a Comment

Popular Posts

About Eyewear the blog

Eyewear THE BLOG is the most read British poetry blog-zine of all time, getting more than 25,000 page-views a month. It began in 2005 and has now been read by over 2.5 million.

The views expressed by editor Todd Swift are not necessarily shared by contributing poets and reviewers. Any material on this blog infringing copyright will be removed immediately upon request.
To order books from Eyewear PUBLISHING LIMITED, go to: