Eoin Butler: writer, journalist and Mayoman of the Year

Tripping Along The Ledge


“If you’re a fat woman you have to scream ten times as loud…”

beth ditto
“Oh my God, are these new? Can we keep these?” The glossy celebrity magazines were intended as props for the photoshoot. But having been cooped up inside the Temple Bar Music Centre since the early afternoon, The Gossip lap them up like manna from heaven. “Jen and Vince” gasps Nathan. “It’s back on!” “Lindsay Lohan’s fire crotch!” enthuses Hannah. Only Beth Ditto remains focused on the task at hand. “What’s the magazine called?” she asks. “Monger?” Yes, it’s a trade magazine for the fish industry. “Oh, I like fish” she purrs saucily. On which note… Read the rest of this interview here.

May 20th, 2010.

5 Responses to ““If you’re a fat woman you have to scream ten times as loud…””

  1. gueuleton Says:

    Jeez i’d almost forgotten about her. Terrible overrated novelty act. Loved by the Guardian etc. for having a message but as you say what kind of a message exactly is it. Admittedly she has a decent voice but they’ve only one song.

  2. graham Says:

    I don’t think they’re that bad. Eoin have you ever interviewed anyone you actually liked??

  3. Eoin Says:

    Phh… of course. Of the top of my head, I liked this person and this person. I’m sure there were others…

  4. Dolly Says:

    Good interview. Did you ever give those paper plates at Christmas a try??

  5. Eoin Says:

    No my family didn’t go for it, surprisingly enough.

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