From this week’s edition of the Spectator magazine.A familiar anguished lament from the bedrooms of budding singer-songwriters everywhere. The misery album’s popularity knows no bounds and continues to make its exponents happy and rich.

This cartoon appears in the September issue of the Fortean Times, the Journal of Strange Phenomena.

The Fortean Times is a British monthly magazine devoted to the anomalous phenomena popularised by Charles Fort an American who spent most of his life researching the odd, the unusual and the unexplained.