James Tennent

VICE vs Video games

Why Wait for the Movie: More Video Games Should Be Based On Books

'MaddAddam' and 'Cloud Atlas' could both make for brilliant games, and yet they went the way of TV and movies first, respectively.
James Tennent
9.25.15
VICE vs Video games

Making Your Own Computer Can Be a Sad and Confusing Hell

After ruining my Mac, I looked into building my own PC... Until I realised what a bloody nightmare it could be.
James Tennent
7.29.15
Travel

I Went On a Hash-Making Holiday in Northern Morocco

The country is toying with the idea of legalisation.
James Tennent
11.25.13
Music

No One Is Paying Attention to Dubai's Mega-Rich Rappers

Meeting the people who are trying and failing to push the UAE's shunned hip-hop scene.
James Tennent
11.18.13
News

Is Morocco the Latest Haven for European Paedophiles?

Last month, the Moroccan king pardoned a man sentenced to 30 years for raping 11 children.
James Tennent
9.3.13
News

Border Officers Were Abusing Schedule 7 Way Before David Miranda

I spoke to two researchers who've been detained for no good reason.
James Tennent
8.28.13
Stuff

Interviewing the Editor of the Middle Eastern Version of The Onion

The Pan-Arabia Enquirer does satire in a region that isn't good at laughing at itself.
James Tennent
8.9.13
News

Should the UK Government Really Be So Friendly with the UAE?

No one seems to be questioning the Emirati government's human rights abuses.
James Tennent
7.30.13
Stuff

On the Hunt for 'Indigo Children': the Next Stage in Human Evolution

But are they really a future master-species, or just kids with ADHD?
James Tennent
7.12.13
Question Of The Day

Should Trenton Oldfield Be Deported?

"It’s a bit strong, in my opinion."
James Tennent
6.24.13
News

Fascists Tried and Failed to Ruin London's People's Assembly Rally

But Britain's left-wing still doesn't seem to have a coherent plan of action.
James Tennent
6.24.13
Question Of The Day

What's Your Biggest Nerd Passion?

"My car. My wife says I spend more time with it than her."
James Tennent
6.18.13
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