Archive for April, 2009

John Flood Standup

Friday, April 17th, 2009 at 18:55

I battle the demons–aliens speaking to me from space, denying me the right to criticize Hawking, Hamas, houses, and black holes! This is me doing standup…at the George…god help us… [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7DMepl1lwM&hl=en&fs=1] And here’s the link to John Flood, the plumber’s youtube video. I think it’s better than mine!






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Academia

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009 at 17:40

(thanks New Yorker)






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After the SLSA

Thursday, April 9th, 2009 at 18:05

The Socio-Legal Studies Association finished today. We met at De Montfort University in Leicester. I liked De Montfort but Leicester is an appalling town. Ring roads for boy racers and endless roadworks making any pedestrian’s progress feel more like Tetris than walking. Leicester has a slogan: One Passion–One Leicester. Sad, very sad… I did have […]






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Podcast on Globalization of Law, G20, Plagiarism, and Standup Comedy…

Monday, April 6th, 2009 at 16:40

Charon QC has interviewed me again and our conversation is available in podcast from Charon QC. We ranged quite widely. (Ignore the occasional popping noises.) Lawcast 126: Professor John Flood – Globalization of law, G20 and other matters Today I’m talking to John Flood, a professor at Westminster University about the globalisation of Law. We […]






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BabyBarista Exposed!

Friday, April 3rd, 2009 at 00:38

BabyBarista (Tim Kevan) A barrister turned surfer and writer who has been anonymously writing the BabyBarista blog has finally come into the open as his first BabyBarista book will be coming out in August from Bloomsbury. Tim confesses all in Times Online. Here’s the story of Tim’s odyssey. Tim Kevan IS BabyBarista Many people are […]






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