Month: April 2005

Politics

The Power Of Nightmares: The Movie

It’s being re-edited to be shown as a film at Cannes!...

Misc

Hoarding

It’s stories like this that make me such a terrible hoarder....

Radio

Party Election Broadcasts

In the run up to a general election, we’re bombarded with poster and newspaper ads for the various parties. But broadcasting rules...

Internet

Russian Spam

I seem to be getting a surprising amount of Russian spam in my Gmail account at the moment. And when I say Russian spam, I mean spam...

Politics

Shock Horror

The Sun’s backed Blair for this election which is not remotely unexpected. So I was disappointed to hear it given such import on the...

Misc

Bendy Busses

In London, as you may or may not know, they’ve been phasing out the old Routemasters and introducing bendy-busses. You know –...

Internet

Record Industry Loses Billions To Piracy – Yeah Right

So it seems that the record industry in the UK lost £650m in the last two year due to piracy. No it didn’t. The...

News

Reporting The Ricin Case

Last week Kamel Bourgass was jailed for 17 years for plotting to spread ricin on the streets of London. He’d been earlier convicted...

News

Smokewatch

Sky News actually have an inset live video feed of the chimney at the Vatican out of which white or black smoke will appear, depending on...

TV

Outlaws

The comments and letters pages of trade magazine Broadcast have been bristling with columns and letters mainly expressing disbelief that...