21. A pair of bricks and a loud klaxon

This week in the podcast that is and isn’t about design, we look back to a halcyon time which may or may not have existed*. We talk about the triumph of Jeremy Deller’s latest art project, the London Museum of Brands and Lego’s latest nostalgic model of a VW Beetle. Nostalgia is our topic of the week. Other chocolate-based confectionaries are available. Do they still make Topics**? Watchmen is our book of the month. We enjoy it as much as you can enjoy a comic that’s about self loathing crime fighters. Pies are then scoffed as they should be. It didn’t. ** They do.

July 11th, 2016 / 1:05:25 / Episode 21

Show Notes

This week in the podcast that is and isn’t about design, we look back to a halcyon time which may or may not have existed*.

We talk about the triumph of Jeremy Deller’s latest art project, the London Museum of Brands and Lego’s latest nostalgic model of a VW Beetle.

Nostalgia is our topic of the week. Other chocolate-based confectionaries are available. Do they still make Topics**?

Watchmen is our book of the month. We enjoy it as much as you can enjoy a comic that’s about self loathing crime fighters. Pies are then scoffed as they should be.

  • It didn’t.

** They do.

This week's pies

Pie Drink Review Rating

Chicken and Ham Pie from Tupper’s of Isleworth

Devon Farmhouse Cider from M&S

Puff pastry. Not bad at all. Lovely and crisp and creamy

7.2

Free Ranger Chicken & Ham Pie from Pieminister

Old Thumper by Ringwood Brewery

Bit salty but cracking pie.

7
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