Month: December 2008

TV

Surviving Gaza

Wow. Channel 4 has an interesting and incredibly timely programme on next Monday. I assume it’ll detail how to survive on the Gaza...

Misc

Three Fun Articles To Read

Well one article and two blog posts really. First off, Alan Rusbridger, editor of The Guardian, writes at length about how the media is...

Music, Politics

Copyright Extension

In just four days, we could begin to see the first of Cliff Richard’s singles re-released without Richard himself either profiting or...

Uncategorized

Happy Christmas

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TV

Fears Grow For Doctor Who

As seen on a London Evening Standard billboard today. Perhaps they’ve had a preview of the Christmas special? They do know that...

Misc, TV

Voting Fun

If Strictly adopted the US voting system as I’d advocated, then it’s incredibly unlikely this weekend’s incident would...

Photography

Lucia

I took some photos of Lucia yesterday in the London Swedish Church. You can see the rest of them here. The bloke next to me took some...

Misc

Safety First Investment

I love it when tube stations are being refurbished and old posters are uncovered before the new LCD panels go up in their place. Yesterday...

Media, Radio, TV

Media Talk on The Guardian

Matt Wells had something of a moan this week about what he called an advert for DAB that he’d heard on the BBC this week. He saw it...

Films

Changeling

J. Michael Straczynski is someone best known to me as the creator and driving force behind Babylon 5, a series that was almost certainly...