Month: January 2005

Science

Huygens/Cassini Cameras

I learn from listening to Material World on Radio 4 that the digital camera on the Cassini and Huygens probes have lower mega-pixel ratings...

Misc

Plug-in Air Fresheners

Over the years, on more than one occassion, I’ve bought one of those plug-in air fresheners. The only thing is that it forms such an...

Misc

Nightmare

Please feel free not to read a word of this entry. OK – so you’re actually free not to read a word of any entries on this site....

Radio

Chain Reaction – Alan Moore

Chain Reaction has been a fascinating Radio 4 series in which a celebrity pick’s someone to interview, and the following week,...

TV

The Desk

It’s the TV show that Soho’s glued to. It’s the show that Mediaguardian will be disecting to within an inch of its life...

Technology

New Phone

I can’t claim ownership of this but it makes me chuckle. Next time a friend or colleague is wowing you with their new state of the...

TV

Johnny Carson

Obviously one of the big entertainment news stories of recent days has been the death of Johnny Carson – the king of the late night...

Films

2046

I’m a massive Wong Kar Wai fan, so it was inevitable that I’d be dashing out to see 2046 (well maybe not quite dashing, since...

Books

Good News, Bad News

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TV

Jerry Springer – The Legal Action

This is all getting completely out of hand now. An organisation named The Christian Insitute is claiming that it’ll be taking the BBC...