Be careful what you wish for

The 1995 enforcement of a Chicago ordinance to ban the sale of spray paint was, by all public opinion, a good thing. Of course the legislators knew it wouldn’t curb the taggers completely but I have to whole-heartedly agree that it has kept the majority at bay. The gang paraphernalia had to go, but there […]

Obrigado Brasília

‘Thank you Brazil’ in Portuguese. What a country. It’s famous for some of the things I enjoyed most about it’s sandy shores but it has so much more to offer. To the untrained eye its Christ the Redeemer and warm equatorial beaches… not a bad start. Brazil was amazing in my mind for so much […]