Julie Burchill – As a precocious teen I…

As a precocious teen I dreamed of being Graham Greene. Well, as it turned out…


“As a precocious teen I dreamed of being Graham Greene. Well, as it turned out, I never wrote a great novel, sadly, and I never converted to Catholicism, happily, but I did do one thing he did. That is, in middle age I moved to a seaside town and got into a right barney with the local powers-that-be.”
-Julie Burchill

David Brooks – America is not just a…

America is not just a democracy, it represents a certain culture of competitive mobility and…


“America is not just a democracy, it represents a certain culture of competitive mobility and personality aspirations, politics is not merely a clash of interests, but a clash of dreams.”
-David Brooks

Lionel Messi – Nah, I’ve always had a…

Nah, I’ve always had a great relationship with my two brothers, I have always had…


“Nah, I’ve always had a great relationship with my two brothers, I have always had their support in my football and in everything. They’ve been very close to me and we have a great relationship.”
-Lionel Messi

Glenn Howerton – One of my biggest pet…

One of my biggest pet peeves is that I just don’t like it when characters…


“One of my biggest pet peeves is that I just don’t like it when characters do things that are funny to the writer, but you don’t know why they’re doing it and it doesn’t make any sense.”
-Glenn Howerton