Jack Blocker

tech

There's an Entire Instagram Account Devoted to Destroying Rideshare Scooters

The account Bird Graveyard features footage of the scooters getting burned, thrown off buildings, pooped on and tossed into the ocean.
Jack Blocker
7.26.18
housing

Is This The Most Anally-Retentive Flatmate in London?

We've discovered a 20-page "flatshare rules" pdf that insists on coffee mugs with lids and hobs wiped horizontally.
Jack Blocker
7.6.17
Remembering Things

15 Years of 'Iowa': How Slipknot Purged Themselves to Create a Masterpiece of Suffering

As a relatively well-behaved youth from suburban England, I’m not sure why the lyric “I want to slit your throat and fuck the wound" spoke to me, but it did.
Jack Blocker
9.14.16
Drugs

Can You Reverse the Horrible Long-Term Effects of Drugs with Exercise, Food and Vitamins?

We went through a few of the world's favourite substances – booze, weed, coke, MDMA, NOS and ketamine – to examine how you can mitigate the damage they cause to your body.
Jack Blocker
8.8.16
Advertorial

From Pirate Radio To The Greenwich Peninsula: We Spoke To Norman Jay MBE About Three Decades Of DJ’ing In The Capital

Ahead of his performance on a beach in Greenwich this weekend, we caught up with Norman to talk Notting Hill, selecting tracks, and his prior experiences of beach-based partying.
Jack Blocker
7.27.16
Stuff

Exploring the Enduring Appeal of 'Your Mum' Jokes

In 2016, the world's oldest comeback should seem outdated and sexist – but for some reason it's more visible than ever.
Jack Blocker
7.25.16
Sponsored

This Chef Doesn’t Want a Michelin Star, He Wants You to Have a ‘Cool Time’

Tia Maria teamed up with MUNCHIES for Coffee and Conversation, a series of conversations over coffee with the owners of some of London’s top coffee-serving establishments.
Jack Blocker
12.5.15
Sponsored

This Art Gallery Coffee Roastery Promotes Gender Equality and Free Art

Tia Maria teamed up with MUNCHIES for Coffee and Conversation, a series of conversations over coffee with the owners of some of London’s top coffee-serving establishments.
Jack Blocker
12.5.15
Sponsored

This Cafe Unites Mums and Metalheads Over Coffee

Tia Maria teamed up with MUNCHIES for Coffee and Conversation, a series of conversations over coffee with the owners of some of London’s top coffee-serving establishments.
Jack Blocker
12.5.15
Sponsored

How to Build a Restaurant Empire Out of a Coffee Roastery

Tia Maria teamed up with MUNCHIES for Coffee and Conversation, a series of conversations over coffee with the owners of some of London's top coffee-serving establishments.
Jack Blocker
11.25.15
Sponsored

How Two Shipping Containers in an Alleyway Became One of East London’s Best Restaurants

Tia Maria teamed up with MUNCHIES for Coffee and Conversation, a series of conversations over coffee with the owners of some of London's top coffee-serving establishments.
Jack Blocker
11.25.15
Sponsored

Coffee, Cocktails, and Growing Up In Peckham

Tia Maria teamed up with MUNCHIES for Coffee and Conversation, a series of conversations over coffee with the owners of some of London's top coffee-serving establishments.
Jack Blocker
11.25.15
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