Stephen Chapman

The second incarnation of my blog

God loves gays

The comedian behind Facebook’s popular “God” page is now using his almighty power for LGBT advocacy, crowdsourcing funds to launch a campaign that will spread a pro-LGBT message and taunt the … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

Top jokes from 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Some of the finalists for funniest joke of the Fringe Festival 2014   “I’ve decided to sell my Hoover… well, it was just collecting dust” – Tim Vine. “I’ve written … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rolling Stone top 100 albums: #75 James Brown – Star Time

Based on the top 100 albums in Rolling Stone magazine’s top 500, I have set myself the challenge of hearing and appraising each album. I hope to be surprised and … Continue reading

August 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

Some old images from the files… Inspired by the Daily Post Follow me on Instagram – username is stephenc See my other entries for the weekly photo challenge here.  

August 15, 2014 · 18 Comments

The US government won’t be happy

Is it wrong to find Edward Snowden cute… in a geeky sort of way?

August 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Oh we do like to be…

…beside the seaside. On Saturday we ventured to Planet Thanet for a look around Margate. I haven’t been to the town for many years and it’s changed a lot, mainly … Continue reading

August 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

Running a bit late this week – but here goes… Inspired by the Daily Post Follow me on Instagram – username is stephenc See my other entries for the weekly photo challenge here. … Continue reading

August 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Edge of the Frame

Inspired by the Daily Post. We often capture strangers in photos we take in public. Open your photo library, and stop at the first picture that features a person you … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · 2 Comments

Rhythms of the world – day 2

We have had a great time at the second day of the Rhythms of the World Festival. We saw Bhangra meets soul, acoustic, Brazilian, reggae and much more. Plus the … Continue reading

August 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

So proud of our free press

A good example of the lack of standards at the British press, but especially the racist, homophobic, sexist, xenophobic, lying Daily Mail…

August 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Rhythms of the world – day 1

Our local music festival, Rhythms of the world has returned after a year off.  Pete and I spent a few hours listening to a vast mix of music – but not too … Continue reading

August 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag

    Inspired by the Daily Post Follow me on Instagram – username is stephenc See my other entries for the weekly photo challenge here.  

August 1, 2014 · 10 Comments

Sunset

Taken on the iphone from the bedroom window last night…  

July 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Something to look forward to…

in 2015…

July 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer lovin’

Something you love… Music Beer Smiling Travel Coffee Art   Inspired by the Daily Post Follow me on Instagram – username is stephenc See my other entries for the weekly photo challenge here. … Continue reading

July 25, 2014 · 16 Comments

Rolling Stone top 100 albums: #76 Prince and the Revolution – Purple Rain

Based on the top 100 albums in Rolling Stone magazine’s top 500, I have set myself the challenge of hearing and appraising each album. I hope to be surprised and … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Welcome to the Commonwealth games… unless you’re gay

Reblogged from Pink News. The Queen is the head of the Commonwealth of Nations, the international body that was created out of what was formerly the British Empire. The Commonwealth … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

  Inspired by the Daily Post. Follow me on Instagram – username is stephenc See my other entries for the weekly photo challenge here.  

July 18, 2014 · 7 Comments

Rolling Stone top 100 albums: #77 AC/DC – Back In Black

Based on the top 100 albums in Rolling Stone magazine’s top 500, I have set myself the challenge of hearing and appraising each album. I hope to be surprised and … Continue reading

July 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

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  • The guy in front of me at costa just ordered a latte with 3 shots espresso plus 2 shots decaf espresso!!! Strong or what?!! 3 hours ago
  • For some reason I have woken up with Rod Stewart's "Sailing" going round and round my head. I don't even own the song! #earworm 6 hours ago
  • I dream of a world where all TV, radio, newspaper and magazines boycott the insipid dross that is Kardashian 1 day ago
  • The restaurant we are in is playing Katie Melua - it's bloody awful music. How on earth does she sell records?! 3 days ago
  • Somewhere, David Moyes has just wet himself laughing. Normal service resumed at Old Trafford. 5 days ago

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