As any old hippy will tell you, festivals aren't what they used to be. Gone are the days when you could announce a happening, call up a few mates with drums and guitars, and put the word out that something groovy and free was about to kick off. In these buttoned-down times, it would be treated like an al-Qaida training camp. Today, you must apply for a licence and spend months of your life filling in forms and liaising with the various responsible authorities.*chuckle*
Tuesday, 4 August 2009
George Monbiot Discovers...
...that 'green events' are subject to the same pointless and unnecessary bureaucracy as every other event. Hilarity ensues: