Jul 192011

[Editor's Note: This is the first of a new series of posts where I'll attempt to sum up the movies that I see in four sentences or less. Enjoy.] A jury (in Chicago) tries to decide whether a young dude is guilty of killing his dad or not. In the first vote 11 out of [continued...]

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Jul 082011
Google Plus

Dear Google+, Firstly, welcome! I know things have been hard for you over the last few weeks (what with you having to close invites again and again), but keep sticking at it. Sure, you have some detractors, those who call you the Facebook for geeks and other such derogatory-sounding things, but stick to your guns; [continued...]

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Jun 172011

No, this post won’t be about X-factor the TV programme. If you think I would even watch that complete waste of ad revenue then, well then you should read on anyway, but just bear in mind that I don’t like it. Right, with that out of the way, on to the business of the day: [continued...]

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May 132011

I’m not exactly an avid (avian) bird-watcher, but I recently went out to Rutland Water with a mate to go and see the mating pair of osprey that they have out there. Apparently there used to be heaps of these birds around, but it’s proven difficult to re-introduce them into England and the UK. The [continued...]

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May 232009

[Editor's Note: Yes, it has been a while. But it's amazing how much there is to do when one moves to the other side of the world. I hope to be a little more active on here from now on, PhD permitting.] The British are notoriously good at whingeing. They don’t whinge about everything, mainly [continued...]

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