Wednesday 21 February 2018

So farewell then, Pink Snack

Mr Maguire bought every Pink Snack he could find.
Mr Maguire bought every Pink Snack he could find.
Brendan O'Connor

Brendan O'Connor

Brief fits of outrage and excitement motivated by complete strangers, inanimate objects and cute animals, with a side order of nostalgia and dew-eyed sentiment, are the new mass culture.

To recognise this evolution, we will be dedicating this space on the front of the paper every week to the things that really mattered to you during the week.

As we veer like drunks from outbursts of anger and outrage to teary, maudlin sentiment it can be hard to keep up with what we are meant to be feeling about various issues, so we will be rounding up the important issues here every week in our new slot: Six Things That Were Briefly Interesting This Week:

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