Month: May 2003

Films

Matrix Reloaded

So I got to go to the (UK) premiere of this last night. The tickets said that doors open at 6.30 and that everyone should be seated by...

Books

The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

I got hold of this book after hearing it’s author Greg Palast speaking on the Simon Mayo programme on Radio Five Live. I suppose...

Books

The Essential Spike Milligan

I got this at work, and was really only reading it, as I had no other books to hand and wanted something to read. I fairly raced through...

Literature

BBC Big Read Top 100

Well the BBC’s top 100 books have been published, and they’re a bit disappointing. Harry Potter’s there in abundance...

Misc

Murakami

Nice big piece in today’s Guardian Review about the phenomenom that is Haruki Murakami....

Misc

My Route To Work

Well I’ve been trying something different this week. I can save a third on my travel costs if I get an overground only train ticket....

Books

The Best A Man Can Get

This book is extremely popular in medialand, a bit like E. And also like E, it had been sitting on my bookshelf for quite some time. I only...