Monthly Archives: September 2010

I’m still here

Today, Anne and I went to see Joaquin Phoenix’s new movie. By now, I would assume we all know it to be a hoax, a fraud, a satire, or whatever you want to call it. A great many of the … Continue reading

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Mystic River

Mystic River is a film.  It is also just that, a river which runs through Boston. Growing up in Glasgow, our river, the Clyde, was something you’d turn your back on; the city itself seemed to shun it.  Very few … Continue reading

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Cheeky monkeys

In undergoing my daily horror-trip which comprises a review of the day’s news I came across this earnest and heartfelt article in the newspaper that all bien-pensant liberals love to love.  That’s The Guardian of course: http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/sep/07/congo-chimpanzees-bushmeat After reading it through … Continue reading

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Australian TV

I live in Australia. This necessitates watching Australian TV now and again (I can’t play Starcraft II all day long after all). Australian TV is infuriating.  Knowing many intelligent and informative Australians I wonder why they put up with ‘news’ … Continue reading

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murder polis is in da house

This is my blog, it will probably annoy you. In it I will post the occasional film review and, more regularly, a diatribe against the world today.  Enjoy, or not.  I don’t really care. PS There will be swearing.  Lots and … Continue reading

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