Posts Tagged ‘London’

“An unidentified Hackney woman stands amid debris left behind by ransacking rioters and delivers a stirring excoriation of the senseless looting in London.”


Why do cats stare when you’re pouring milk? In their 60-spot for Cravendale milk, ad agency Wieden + Kennedy of London invite you to imagine a world where cats have thumbs…

Meanwhile, in Russia, a group of girls claiming to be affiliated with controversial Russian art collective “Voina” thrust kisses on female law enforcement officers as part of a bizarre statement of protest against the Russian police’s attempt to soften its image through re-branding.

BBC News – A restaurant in London’s Covent Garden is serving a new range of ice cream, made with breast milk. The dessert, called Baby Gaga, is churned with donations from 15 women who responded to an advertisement on an online mothers’ forum.

One of the women, Victoria Hiley, 35, said if adults realised how tasty breast milk was more new mothers would be encouraged to breastfeed. Each serving of Baby Gaga at Icecreamists costs £14. Mrs Hiley’s donation was expressed on site and pasteurised before being churned with Madagascan vanilla pods and lemon zest. Icecreamists founder Matt O’Connor placed an advert appealing for breast milk donations and believes his new recipe will be a success.

Bombay Bicycle Club are an indie rock band from Crouch End, London. They have two awesome albums: I Had the Blues But I Shook Them Loose (2009) and Flaws (2010). Fact.