Month: February 2003

Films

Adaptation

I must admit that I thoroughly enjoyed Being John Malkovich a couple of years ago or so, and Spike Jonze is still on something of a roll....

TV

Excellent Sunday Night Drama

Well tonight’s supposed to be the big BBC Three launch night, with a simulcast on BBC2 to introduce this fantastic new channel for...

Misc

Honesty

Since I set this blog thing up, it’s become like an impersonal diary. What I mean is this. I used to keep a diary. I was pretty...

Misc

Hot Water

OK – this morning I finally decided to do something about my hot water. Ever since New Year, it’s been playing me up. Sometimes...

TV

Audiences across the Pond

Strange. The Michael Jackson documentary was very successful in the UK drawing 14 million, while it was also seen as doing well in the US...

Politics

The Story of the Dossier

Some embarrassment for the government in the last 24 hours. On Monday, the government published another dossier detailing attempts that the...

Politics

The Story of the Dossier

Some embarrassment for the government in the last 24 hours. On Monday, the government published another dossier detailing attempts that the...

Books

Sputnik Sweetheart

Well I did say after I read Dance Dance Dance, that I was going to read more Haruki Murakami, and this is the next one I picked up. The...

Politics

Colin Powell Presents His Case

Well Colin Powell has been spending time at the UN presenting the US case for why Iraq should be invaded this very second. I want to see...

Politics

Blair Defending Al-Qaeda Claims

Now this is something I simply don’t understand. Tony Blair is reported today to still be insisting that the Iraqi regime is somehow...