Jen Sorensen by Jen Sorensen

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  1. omQ R
  2. omQ R

    omQ R said, over 3 years ago

    Wow, London to a, er, an “L”.

    "Workers at the new branch of Foxtons, Brixton Road, arrived to work this morning to the words “yuppies out” scrawled in large letters in paint across the estate agent’s window.

    The graffiti follows an earlier incident this weekend, which saw “yuck” written in smaller letters on the glass.

    Many see the arrival of the estate agent, on the site of the former Speedy Noodle restaurant, as a graphic symbol of gentrification in Brixton." – March, 2013

  3. omQ R

    omQ R said, over 3 years ago

    surfstuff55 said, 1 minute ago
    What, no more TEA in London?

    Almost deleted my 1st comment to replace it with my 2nd but spotted your reply to my 1st. ;-)

    Nah, all British TEA was dumped in some remote, far flung harbour years ago.

  4. Fourcrows

    Fourcrows said, over 3 years ago

    @omQ R

    This was also a hot button issue when I lived in Ireland a few years back, particularly the west coast. With the Celtic Tiger boom,absentee business owners from England and Europe would buy out some of the older businesses, put their new brand in, hire Romanian and Polish workers, and at the time I was there, they began closing down the new shops as Ireland began feeling the pinch of their bursting tech and financial bubble. This left the locals with less businesses than before the boom started. I haven’t been back for a couple of years, so I don’t know if anything has started to bounce back yet.

  5. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, over 3 years ago

    Nothing to do with the ’toon: just noticed that this artist is listed alphabetically by first name, while all other artists on this page are listed by last name. Wonder how long this will persist…happened to me more than once in the Yellow Pages…made a difference.

  6. William Bednar

    William Bednar GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Ah yes, evolution in action!

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