September 19, 2014

My favourite unlikely Twitter story

My favourite unlikely personal Twitter story comes from September 2013. I have an investment banking client and I issued a reaction on his behalf to an […]
September 16, 2014

Rumsfeld, Richard Hamilton and Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters have hit the headlines again for creating a sweatshirt that appears to be a blood-stained piece of clothing referencing a clash between police and […]
September 15, 2014

10 Things You Need To Know About This Week

The obvious one… Apple announced the new iPhone 6/6 plus this week (as well as the Apple Watch) That’s not a celebrity you’re following on Twitter, it’s […]
September 15, 2014

New feature: #pulledwatch

    Submissions welcomed.  Drop me a line at or tweet me at @HamishMThompson. BREAKING NEWS: Pulled SPAM Pulled TUNA  Pulled CHEESE     Pulled […]
September 13, 2014

The EZ-waist guide to London Fashion Week

I slipped past the paparazzi stationed outside London Fashion Week on Friday by cunningly disguising myself as a man in his fifties with no dress sense. […]
September 10, 2014

The ‘nah, it’ll never happen’ campaign

We had another chat in the office this morning about the independence referendum. Today we had a pre-mortem, asking ourselves what went wrong in the event […]
September 8, 2014


September 7, 2014

Those nice bright colours

I’ve been on holiday in Sicily for a couple of weeks. I’ve had Francis Fukuyama and Watts Wacker rumbling around in my head. Fukuyama is famous […]
September 5, 2014

10 Things You Need To Know About This Week

 How to go viral on Instagram. Here’s what it’s really like to work with Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook Emoji: the first truly global language? Apple PR […]
September 1, 2014

10 Things You Need To Know About Last Week

Uber is trialling food delivery = UberFRESH Instagram unveils a new time-lapse video app called Hyperlapse Men’s Fitness… 15 years of front covers shows how times have […]