Empty Protests Adam Tinworth Adam has been a blogger for over 15 years, and a journalist for more than 20. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better online journalism. More posts by Adam Tinworth. Adam Tinworth 15 Apr 2004 • 1 min read Empty notices graffiti down Deptford way. I pass it on my way to our church, and he sums ups the problems with it neatly.