Month: May 2004

Sport

Champions’ League Final TV Coverage

So Porto beat Monaco in a pretty average Champions’ League final last night, in what was Mourinho’s last match before he joins...

News

Threat Level

It seems that maybe I should have two charts in my hysteria meter: Rhetorical threat, and Actual threat. That way, every so often in a...

TV

24

I’ve got to say that this series of 24 has been a real disappointment. Yes, I know I shouldn’t be downloading it in advance,...

Media

Digital Switchover

A couple of stories. First off, Mediaguardian has the story (free registration reqd.) that a couple of small Welsh villages are the first...

Radio

Digital Radio and “Broadcast Flags”?

A worrying development for digital radio in the States. Incidentally, unless their getting a totally different form of digital radio in the...

TV

ITV Wants to Limit It’s Public Service Commitments

ITV’s MD, Mick Desmond is reported (Free registration required) as wanting to scrap its commitments to religion and arts. I have...

Politics

Mistaken Identity Report

Mistaken Identity at the The Old Theatre, London School of Economics – 19 May 2004 So here finally, are my notes from Mistaken...

Politics

Fahrenheit 9/11 Wins Palm d’Or

Michael Moore’s won at Cannes!...

Misc

Cycle Guides

Must get my copies....

TV

The Shield

This week’s (US) episode of The Shield was directed by David Mamet! In some respects I’m always a little uncertain about big...