Making Dramas Out Of Crises?
One of my favourite writers on the web is Philip Challinor, who blogs as The Curmudgeon. He writes with a combination of ascerbity, asperity, absurdity, irony and outrage about literature, politics and society (amongst other - more mundane - concerns).
It is not simply because he is probably the only blogger (yech!!) who links back to here that I warmly recommmend him, and particularly two of his most recent pieces: