GENERAL ARTICLE CONTENT LISTINGS

 

Features on this site not relating specifically  to Humanism and atheism

AESTHETICS  - ART - What is art?  See also WHAT IS ART? A study by the Manchester Armchair Philosophers

AGENCIES (EMPLOYMENT)

AM I GAY? – Analysis of my personal sexuality.

ANGEL MEADOW – MANCHESTER ANGEL MEADOW - My family history shows some Humanistic influences from French Huguenots onwards. 

ANIME AND MANGA REVIEWS 

ANNA NICOLE SMITH Obituary for the woman who would be a star. 

ARE BLOGS KILLING THE INTERNET? A look at how use of the instant blog kills proper website usage.

ART REVIEW - GOYA – BOBALICON

THE ART OF TAGGING The importance of putting good key words in your web pages and blogs

ART REVIEW – RENOIR – PARISIAN WOMEN DRESSED AS ALGERIANS  

ARTHUR - WHAT'S IN THE NAME? What it’s like being an Arthur.

Artificial Intelligence – Could you fall in love with a robot?

AUDIO FILE – Radio Interview I did on my Re-enactment and Science Fiction Interests. 24th August 2006.  http://www.musingrandoms.com/blog/eamonn_and_dianne_24Aug06_arthur.mp3

 

AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS

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BALD - On being hairless. 

BANK MACHINES - The miseries of using cash dispensers in the streets. 

BANKRUPSY PENDING - Financial crisis.

BATTLE RE-ENACTMENT REPORTS INDEX

BDSM     a fetish and sadism lifestyle.

 

BEER - My good (and bad) beer guide. 

 

 BEER - MY BEER HISTORY an autobiographical history of how much of a role beer has played in my life.

BERNARD MANNING - Manchester's controversial politically incorrect comedy star - was he as racist as critics say? 

BODY ART TATTOOS  - How I came to like body art but why I still won't have it done to me.

BRAVERY IN RELATIONSHIPS Having the courage to admit you’re wrong, ask a partner out, accept your own sexual identity, etc. 

The British National Party (BNP)  Why no one should trust or follow these dangerous thugs

BRITS 2007 - Review of the music awards ceremony. 

BURLESQUE REVIEWS – My reports on some of the best tease shows ever.

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CAN ART BE OBSERVED OBJECTIVELY?

Can We Call Right Wing Political Groups Nazis?

Capital Punishment – Yes Or No?

THE CASE AGAINST FRACKING

CELIBACY - VIRGINITY  - THE LAST TABOO  VIRGINITY & CELIBACY. How I came to retain my virginity to the present day when I am a male heterosexual 36 year old. The value of platonic love. 

 CHRONOLOGY OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR  

 

 (ENGLISH) CIVIL WAR ART IN MANCHESTER 

 

CIVIL WAR BATTLE REPORTS (IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER from 2003 onwards)

CIVIL WAR (BOOKS ON) ENGLISH CIVIL WAR

CIVIL WAR FILM REVIEWS /film.reviews-english.civil.war.htm  (And Video, TV/ DVD etc)  

 (ENGLISH) CIVIL WAR IN MANCHESTER 

CIVIL WAR POETRY - MY CIVIL WAR POEMS  poems by myself inspired by the history and re-enactment of the English Civil War.

CIVIL WAR MY CIVIL WAR SHORT STORIES - Short works of fiction inspired by the Civil War and/or re-enactment

CIVIL WAR ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HISTORY  AND RE-ENACTMENT PAGES quick link to contents of my RE-Enactment adventures and related articles pages.

CIVIL WAR QUOTATIONS INDEX

CLASSIC FALLACIES IN PHILOSOPHICAL ARGUEMENTS How your case can be badly presented.

COMPULSORY JOB SEEKING COURSES

 

CREATIVE WRITING CONTENTS - Articles on writing and poetry.

CUSTOM ESSAY WRITING   Mill writing, or being paid to ghost-write a student's essays. 

CYBER-BULLYING how to help resist the thugs who use the internet to hurt other people

DO PEOPLE OVER-REACT TO MEDIA BAD NEWS REPORTS?

Do Taxi Drivers Still Take The Knowledge Test?

The English Defence League (EDL) Why no one should trust or follow these dangerous thugs

EROTICA (ADULTS ONLY)    BOOK REVIEWS

EROTICA (ADULTS ONLY)  CONTENTS LISTINGS

EROTIC ART - KLIMT - JUDITH ONE  Study of the nude famous painting. 

EROTICA - BDSM     a fetish and sadism lifestyle.

EROTICA _ THE VARIETIES OF THE WETLOOK FETISH EXPERIENCE

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Event review - THE CABARET FORMERLY KNOWN AS BUCKET - 4TH FEBRUARY 2011

EXPLOITATION - EXPLOITATION OF EXTRAS - A job interview at which I was expected to pay the boss to be allowed to start working for him. 

FOLLOWING ORDERS – GODWIN’S LAW  When an argument makes people think you are calling them a Nazi even when you’re not.

FORGERY AND HATE – THE PROTOCOLS OF THE ELDERS OF ZION A 1903 bogus Manifesto that is still used by racists today 

THE GREAT BRITISH HORSE MEAT FOOD SCANDAL OF 2013 Several supermarkets and burger outlets were found to be selling horse as beef product in Britain at this time.

GROWING UP AND MATURITY - WHEN DO WE GROW UP - Does out childhood end when we come of age or when we face tragedy or sudden responsibility?

HISTORY OF THE SIEGE OF NANTWICH 1644 Actual events behind many of my English Civil War Re-enactments.

HOOLIGANS - problem kids on the streets of Manchester and other towns.

  HOMOPHOBIA IN THE WORKPLACE  Facing up to the anti-gay lobby

HOMOSEXUALITY -AM I GAY? – Analysis of my personal sexuality.

How David Cameron Plans to Destroy Our Internet Freedoms

How Not To Review Films & Shows

HOW ROMANTIC WAS THE ST VALENTINE’S DAY MASSACRE OF 1929?

HOW TO BE A SCIENCE FICTION FAN A guide to different kinds of fandom experience

HOW TO DEAL WITH TELEPHONE SALES OPERATIVES  Is hanging up the best way to get rid of phone pests selling their wares?

How To Play Spider Solitaire At A Difficult Level

HOW TO RUN A PUB QUIZ

ID CARDS - ID CARDS - Why I oppose the UK plans to introduce compulsory ID Cards for all

ID CARD DEFENSES Replying to the reasons people give for actually wanting to carry ID Cards. 

IDEAS - Where writers get their inspiration. 

THE IMPORTANCE OF SPOILER SPACE IN REVIEWS

INSOMNIA Why I have great difficulty getting a good night's sleep. 

INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS DAYS  

IRAN ELECTION CRISIS 2009 ADVICE TO THE PROTESTERS  How to improve your effectiveness and survival chances.

Is Looking After Those Less Fortunate Than Ourselves A Moral Obligation?

Is It Right To Eat Animals? Vegetarianism, veganism and meat eating.

TWITTER COVERAGE - IRAN ELECTION BLOODSHED 2009     How the Twitter community rallied to support democracy supporting victims of a massacre

Is Philosophy Relevant Today?

JESTERS - LOCAL HERO - SAMUEL (MAGGOTY) JOHNSON - The bizarre but true life of an eccentric Cheshire court jester and dramatist.

LADY GODIVA -Did she really ride naked through Coventry?

MANCHESTER BUS SERVICES - Why my home city has such an awful public transport system. 

(ENGLISH CIVIL WAR IN) MANCHESTER ENGLISH) CIVIL WAR IN MANCHESTER 

MANCHESTER ENGLAND – ARTICLES MANCHESTER, ENGLAND

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND (BOOK REVIEWS)

MANCHESTER MARTYRS - The death of Irish IRA men in Manchester and their controversial monument in Moston Cemetery. 

MANCHESTER POETS, SINGERS, ETC. People I admire in my home city.

MANCHESTER PUBS -   My guide to the best and worst pubs in my fair city.

MANCHESTER RESTAURANTS http/://manchester.restaurants.html Where to dine out in my own city

 

MANCHESTER RESTAURANTS - SWEET MANDARIN One of the best eating places in the World. 

 

MANCHESTER SCIENCE FICTION SOCIETY (FONT) FONT - MANCHESTER SCIENCE FICTION GROUP 

 

 MANCHESTER TAKE AWAY FOOD AND DRINK /manchester.take.away.food.and.drink.html Junk food in Manchester

 

Margaret Thatcher – A Personal Point Of View On Why I Always Hated Her

ME ME ME PEOPLE - Narcissistic opinionated people who just never shut up and think everything evolves around them.

MEDIA AND TELEVISION VIOLENCE -VIOLENCE

MORRIS DANCING - Why people take part in this delightfully eccentric activity.

MOSTON, MANCHESTER ENGLAND MOSTON HALL - Archaeological renovation project on my own Manchester doorstep

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATRE 3000  A celebration of lousy movies

 NON-FICTION  (BOOK REVIEWS)

NOTHING - Doing nothing and enjoying the experience immensely. 

OBITUARY – ERIC SYKES

ONLINE FRIENDS, FANS, FOLLOWERS AND ACQUAINTANCES who to add and avoid online

THE PHILOSOPHY OF CHRISTMAS A study by the Manchester Armchair Philosophers

PICCADILLY GARDENS MANCHESTER - The controversial fountains in the city centre. 

THE PHILOSOPHY OF HOW TO ARGUE BADLY The impact of Emotivism on philosophy

PHOBIA -  QUICKSAND - My phobia for deep mud and quicksand is a fetishistic turn on for some people. Here's how. 

POPPERS – THE  DRUG CHOICE OF THE AMATUER CHEAP RUBBISH DRUGS THAT ARE SURPRISINGLY LEGAL 

 PUSHING THE PULL DOOR Those who nit-pit our every little mistake in life

QUICKSAND SCENES ON TV

QUOTATIONS - THE USES AND ABUSES OF QUOTATIONS  The dangers of living a life by famous sayings

RADIO INTERVIEW Audio File – Radio Interview I did on my Re-enactment and Science Fiction Interests. 24th August 2006.  http://www.musingrandoms.com/blog/eamonn_and_dianne_24Aug06_arthur.mp3

ROLE PLAYING GAMES - VAMPIRE MASQUERADE!

SHOULD BRITAIN RETURN THE ELGIN MARBLES TO GREECE?

SHOWERS - Why I hate them as a way to get clean. 

 Signs Of Bad Advertising

SLOW MOVING PEOPLE - The frustration of being stuck behind pedestrians who won't get out of your way. 

SMOKING BAN - The negative effects of the British ban on all indoor public smoking.

SOAP OPERA TELEVISION SOAPS - Why I hate TV Soap Operas with a vengeance. 

SPAM - the internet junk mail, not the luncheon meat.

SPOILER ALERTS – How not to give away film and book endings in your reviews.

SS UGANDA -  CRUISE SS UGANDA 1977 cruise on an amazing ship with quite a history of its own. .

SUPPORT FOR INDEPENDENT WEBSITE MAKERS - How you can help the little guys rather than the professionals.

TONY WILSON - Obituary for the lovely man many called Mr. Manchester.

TRASH THE DRESS – Why many brides are choosing to soak their wedding dresses to destruction after the weddings.

TRIOND WEBSITE PAGES Pages about writing for Triond 

TRIVIA PAGES - WHO WOULD I BE? (Speculation on which characters I would be in various shows and books and films, and in history - a fun game you'll want to play too). WOULD I DO IT?  What I would dare to try or not, given the opportunity.  (Again, you'll want to play this yourself.)

TWITTER TIPS Here is my general page on how to use Twitter There are useful links within this essay.

UNDERWATER SEX - Why it seems dangerous and potentially impossible to achieve. 

UNEMPLOYMENT IN MANCHESTER - being out of work in my home city.

Universal Free Wi-Fi Conspiracies

VANDALISM IN THE NAME OF ENVIRONMENTALISM – People who damage trees claiming it is good for the climate.

WALKS – Walks I have enjoyed

WALKS OUTSIDE MANCHESTER

 

LONDON BY FOOT APRIL 3RD 2012

LONDON BY FOOT APRIL 4TH 2012

  WATER - My fascination for oceans, lakes, rivers, rain, etc. 

WEBSITE CONSTRUCTION -HOW THIS WEB SITE WAS CREATED  Simple step by step account of the way this site was created, in case you want one of your own.

 WEB PAGE PROMOTION Promoting your web sites by promoting other people’s pages too

 WETLOOK PAGES - WETLOOK PAGES ADULTS ONLY  Contents to many articles on this popular fetish. 

WHAT IS ART? A study by the Manchester Armchair Philosophers

 

WHEN THE FILM IS DIFFERENT FROM THE BOOK

WHAT DO WE MEAN BY CLASSIC CLOTHING?

What Is Happiness? WHAT IS LOVE?  WHAT IS PASSION?

WHO READS OUR WEBSITES? Working out just who reads your work

WHY NOSTALGIA ISN’T WHAT IT USED TO BE

 

WHY YOU SHOULD IGNORE RETAIL STAFF PERFORMANCE SURVEY FEEDBACK SURVEY FORMS How bosses use these to purge their staff, often getting rid of good employees too

 

WRITING AND LINKING TO OTHER WEBSITES The importance of interacting with other web writers

 

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