Queen Victoria in Drag? By William Bowles

8 June 2004

So 24-hour drinking will be with us shortly which means that people will be able to forget how unhappy they are 24/7. Predictably, the killjoys amongst us are whinging about binging but like everything else under overdue capitalism, rather than deal with causes, it’s easier to dump on the effects.

Taken collectively, with every passing day, the impact of unbridled capitalism takes on the appearance of Victorian England but without the yellow smog and workhouses (our smog is invisible but just as deadly).

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