Month: November 2002

TV

Horizon: Homeopathy

BBC2 has just shown a most entertaining Horizon on homeopathy. It investigated the claims made by homeopathy; claims that have absolutely...

Films

Lord of the Rings: Extended Version

Thanks to Geoff, I now have a copy of the Extended Version of Fellowship of the Rings. Of course the first thing I had to do was look for...

Technology

Digital Switchover

I see that Tessa Jowell is claiming that the digital switchover is likely to be in 2010. I just can’t see that. While many homes are...

Films

Die Another Day

Oh dear. I really wanted to enjoy this. I really love Bond films. I’m a fan. But there are some major problems with this film. First...

Films

The Heart of Me

This was the closing film at the London Film Festival, and I must admit that I’m at little disappointed with it. Based on a novel by...

Films, Misc

David Blaine

I’m lucky that I work in London, since I have most things available to me – that includes books signings. David Blaine is in...

Internet

Small Site Amends

Yup. Some more site tweaks now sees my last five books and films handily available to read. All thanks to the FilterCategories plugin....

Technology

Cheap(ish) PDAs

It’s taken a while, but finally Dell has released their $199 and $299 Pocket PCs to the market. Just a couple of minor riders –...

Sport

Online Ticket Purchasing

Finally Arsenal get around to allowing you to purchase tickets online! Of course you have to pay �5 each for the privelidge for the rest...

Films

Far From Heaven

Every year the London Film Festival has a surprise film, and this was the second time I’ve been to it. It always sells out, and the...