Month: March 2004

Misc

Thoroughly Modern Millie

This is an odd one. I don’t really like musicals that much. Indeed, I usually go out of my way to avoid them. Real theatre is drama...

Music

Copy Control – Part 2

As a follow up to my previous entry, I couldn’t help but notice that the Norah Jones CDs available in Fopp are different to the one I...

Sport

Olympics Via Broadband

According to this press release detailing BBC1’s summer season, the BBC will be streaming the Olympics via broadband as well as on...

Media

The Same Letter Over and Over

I’d think that if I was someone reasonably senior in an organisation, and were going to send a letter for publication in a trade...

Media

Guardian: Compact or Not Compact

FT Creative Media has an interview (somewhere here with a subscription) with Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger about the future of The...

Books

The Paperchase

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Sport

Drugs in Cycling

Weeks after the death of Marco Pantani, former Cofidis rider Philippe Gaumont has been talking in Le Monde about how easy it is for riders...

Books

The Da Vinci Code

An enormous bestseller in the US, this was finally published in paperback last week in the UK, and I felt able to pick up a copy for less...

Books

Jennifer Government

If you’re tickled by the prospect that a sportswear company could release a fabulously expensive pair of trainers, but then choose...

Internet

MyCokeMusic

The promotional cans of Coke advertising their new service have started to appear (in our fridge at work at least), and so I’ve had a...