Surviving US Election Fatigue

Jean Barker 700 views

The US presidential race has become exhausting, like listening to the same toxic couple have the same nasty fight every night, says Jean Barker.

Jean Barker

Voting for idiots

Jean Barker 6029 views

As a friend put it: “Just because I don't know how to do a root canal, doesn't mean my dentist shouldn't know how”, says Jean Barker.

Jean Barker

Stop it, America

Jean Barker 2336 views

Trump is undeniably exciting, like nuclear war is exciting, or having sex with your abusive ex is exciting. Please stop, America, says Jean Barker.

Jean Barker

Uber Storage Hell

Jean Barker 3139 views

Self-storage is to private property what obesity is to great food in America - a serious problem, says Jean Barker.

Jean Barker

Give everyone a gun!

Jean Barker 3649 views

Here’s why that’s a really stupid idea, says Jean Barker.

Jean Barker

'Just throw it away'

Jean Barker 1917 views

Jean Barker is one of the millions of residents of the USA who’ll collectively receive enough junk mail to reach the moon about 61 times in 2016.

Jean Barker

The US war on women

Jean Barker 1879 views

Trump's popularity despite his sexist statements proves that America is no haven of equal rights, says Jean Barker.


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Online dating in the USA

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Online dating in the USA is a feast, but you have to know what not to sample (again), says Jean Barker.

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Cruz: America’s least wanted

Jean Barker 2390 views

In the US, the presidential race is - literally - a popularity contest. This makes it extra weird that Ted Cruz, the least popular man in America, may end up as the Republican nominee.

Jean Barker

Polarising politics

Jean Barker 2558 views

We’re so busy hating each others’ political candidates here in the USA that we’ve forgotten to talk, or how to listen to one another, says Jean Barker.

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Touched by an Angelino

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In LA, the big time is always about to happen, disaster is always striking, and miracles do happen, says Jean Barker.

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Insulting Obama

Jean Barker 2907 views

It’s completely normal for a US president to be mocked, even insulted in the USA, but snipes at Obama have taken fearful, racist forms, says Jean Barker.

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