Random Street Entertainment

Is the increase in so-called street entertainment a desperate ploy by high street retailers to attract people out of their homes to spend money? Probably not but there some increasingly weird street artists around at the moment. Take this chap, sitting on air:

sitting man

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Brangelina in Starbucks

Guess what the post popular post on this blog is. You know, the one with the most ‘likes’. The one with the most comments. Is it the ‘Chocolate Torte‘ recipe? Close, but not quite. Well what about the one with the ‘Shard‘, Western Europe’s tallest building? Not a chance. No, its the one where I rant at Starbucks for asking us our names when we order coffee.

Everyone likes to read a rant about an evil corporation. So I promised the next time we went to Starbucks I would not give our names. And we didn’t:

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Goodfellas-Inspired Meatball Recipe

Who’s seen Goodfellas? Yes, its violent. Very violent. But its one of my favourite films. Not because of the profanity and gore. No. Because there is a scene where it shows you the proper way to prepare garlic.

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