Month: March 2003

Media

Rolling News with Nothing to Report

This article in today’s G2 in The Guardian provides a pretty accurate overview of the live TV news coverage of the war to date. Sadly...

Politics

So the Censorship Begins

Good to hear that censorship is alive and kicking, as Al-Jazeera are kicked out of the New York Stock Exchange....

News

Prisoners of War

Now I don’t doubt that it’s pretty awful that captured US soldiers are being paraded around on TV, but quoting the Geneva...

News

The War

It continues, and somehow the TV news coverage enthralls and disappoints at the same time. It does strike me that correspondents have far...

Books

Where Did It All Go Right?: Growing Up Normal in the 70s

Andrew Collins, sometime Eastenders script writer, Back Row presenter, regular contributor to Top Ten xxx and I Love the 19xx, and now...

News

Iraq

Well obviously less than two hours after I wrote my last entry, the war really did start. Albeit in an unexpected way. It seems as though...

News

It hasn’t happened yet

No war just yet – but it can surely only be a matter of time. The B52s are still in Britain, so I’d say that the onslaught...

Internet

Spam

Day three and I’m up to 99 items!...

Politics

War Imminent

It seems as though war will begin within the next few hours. There was something of a sandstorm earlier, but as well as causing problems,...

Internet

Spam

Today’s total after full cleaning – 68. Can I break 200 by the end of the week?...