Wednesday, 20 April 2011

Plagiarism - Back Out of the Closet.

Updated: Since first posting this morning, Briztix emailed apologising for the appearance of the reviews. They then claimed that, due to the type of website they administer, the reviews could not be removed. After advising Briztix that the authors/publishers of the original work would be notified if the reviews were not removed, I received an email stating that the reviews have now been removed from the Briztix website. I have repeated my request for an apology to be posted on the Briztix website. Let's hope they suffer no technical difficulties in trying to get that up...if they do post it, I'm sure they'll have no problems taking it down.

Hello my little tootsie rolls. Today's topic is something I'd prefer not to have to bring up. I thought it was long dead, with no chance of resurrection. But it's back, and while most people apparently have no issue with taking thoughts from people's brains and publishing them as their own, I do. So here we are. (Go on...)

Friday, 1 April 2011

The Ugly One.

You're sat in front of the TV with a few friends. You see some celebrity or other and most of you agree that they've had 'some work done'. Then debate begins to rage. Some of you think the whole idea of facial transformation is repellent. Others think it's totally fine if it makes you feel better about yourself.

The next time you look in the mirror all you can see are your perceived imperfections screaming at you through the glass. Nose too big/small/crooked, non-existent lips and your crow's feet are canyons. If you could change it...would you? (Read more...)