What do you do when you’re down on inspiration and have no ideas of your own?

Steal your mates ones of course…

Maxi is a social etiquette genius. Just don’t let him near your poodle

Dante And The Lobster guest posts over at The Anti-Room

I hope Radge gas a better weekend this than last

Julian Gough is pondering top Irish indie moments

Annie has *the* most beautiful picture, if only she was writing more often 😉

And Culch has many delights including a review and pictures from the Manic Street Preachers live in Dublin, Seamus Heaney in the NCH, an interview with Philip Treacy and my reviews of the new albums from Jarvis Cocker, Wallis Bird, Daniel Merriweather, Madness and the Duckworth Lewis Method: