It has been eight days since I released the seventh episode of You Say Toma(h)to but it feels like it has been months. July has been very busy here in Cambridge. We've moved house, I ran the British 10K, and . . . well that's about it so far, but still that's quite a lot. I'm hoping to write a few posts about all the goings on here in the next couple of weeks. But that's not why you're here reading this. You're here because you want the inside scoop on our seventh episode. Well, here it is.
Jeremy and I talked for the better part of two months about how we could possibly deal with all that is going on in the world on our little travel podcast. The political situations in both our countries made it impossible to ignore and the escalation of events meant we would have to find a way to talk about fast-developing events in a way that a monthly podcast could handle. There was another thing to consider. We didn't just want to be two more shouting people on the internet. We wanted to approach everything in a way which would fit with our podcast and would add something to the discussion. I think we just about managed that.
Dearest Reader, I have thought very long and very hard about whether or not to address recent events in both the US and UK. I’ve been wrestling with the best way to broach the subject, should I write a blog post or should I do a segment on the podcast? How can I ensure what … Continue reading Resistance is Fruitful
The continuation of Jeremy's adventures in America includes a visit to the City of Brotherly Love, a trip to the movie theatre (what he charmingly refers to as "the cinema"), and some gorgeous views of Longwood Gardens.