Monthly Archives: December 2010

A ‘COMING-OF-AGE’ FLICK WITH A DIFFERENCE…

Watched an excellent movie last night! Although I’d heard a lot about the film adaptation of Lynn Barber’s novel ‘An Education’ I didn’t think it would be my sort of film so I didn’t go to see it because I … Continue reading

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PLEASE SPARE A THOUGHT FOR OUR LITTLE FRIENDS AT WINTERTIME

Yes, I know, wow he’s quite big and could well be the Godzilla of Robins:) And, as I watched ‘Miss Potter’ again on the telly the other night, this is also an excuse for posting some of my favourite characters … Continue reading

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A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Which news do you want first? The good news: After, 3 long years, 29-year-old Joanne Cassar – a transwoman from Malta – has won the right to marry her boyfriend. http://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20101201/local/transsexual-wins-right-to-marry “This was in breach of Ms Cassar’s fundamental human … Continue reading

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MR. PLASTICMAN

According to Winona Ryder, Mel Gibson made an anti-Jewish comment, calling her an ‘oven dodger’ at a party fifteen years ago:

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STOP PRESS: SUNDAY FAIL FAILS AGAIN!

Oh dear, the Mail on Sunday has got its collective unterhosen in a bit of a twist over the latest antics of a certain Charlie Gilmour (son of guitarist, Dave Gilmour of Pink Floyd fame) who was snapped swinging from … Continue reading

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I SEE YOUR TRUE COLOURS SHINING THRU’

So, Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks (yes, I know there can be hardly anyone in the world who does not know what he founded now) has been arrested and incarcerated by British police – no doubt, under the orders of … Continue reading

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