Author Archives: Theovertdegenerate

London’s Broadway Market Bike Crime

By Phoenix Cronin  A man using an angle grinder on a bike lock  | Source: Phoenix Cronin  Earlier this year my bike was taken from Broadway Market. It was locked to a bike-rail just outside the ‘Dove’ pub, and I learnt the hard way, that bike theft in Broadway market was a common occurrence. The seemingly relaxed […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Drop Out Of University

As a young person and student myself, I have flirted with the idea of dropping out. Ultimately, I decided not to, but before you accuse me of hypocrisy and empty threats – hear me out. Young people today no longer deem university necessary, and this isn’t without reason. Student debt in the UK is currently […]

T2: Trainspotting Review

T2: Trainspotting Review ★★★ Two decades later and the iconic group of backwards degenerates regroup for the sequel of the great British cult: Trainspotting. Mark Renton (Ewan McGregor) reappears in Edinburgh to rekindle with those he abandoned some twenty years ago but only gets so far with Begbie (Robert Carlyle), the crazed impulsive psychotic, hearing […]

The Overt Degenerate

Andrew Jackson “Gentlemen, I have had men watching you for a long time and I am convinced that you have used the funds of the bank to speculate in the breadstuffs of the country. When you won, you divided the profits amongst you, and when you lost, you charged it to the bank. You tell […]