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Doctor Who: Season One Review

March 11, 2012


As some of you will be aware, because I live commentated every episode, last year I watched six years worth of Doctor Who in a month or so. A brief explanation may be necessary. Brief, because I don’t want to repeat myself and also because I don’t want to bore you. My previous job didn’t […]

Gilmore Girls: Season One Review

March 3, 2012


So, I’ve just finished watching season one of Gilmore Girls. Why would a near forty year old man watch a show clearly aimed at a female audience ? Perhaps an explanation might help. For fourteen years I worked night shift at a supermarket, not getting home till after midnight. So there was never anything decent […]

The Day The World Changed

September 10, 2011


It was, by all accounts, a clear day in Manhattan early on September 11, 2001. It began as a slow news day. It would not end that way. It would become a day of eternal infamy, a new high-water mark in terrorism against people who had given no cause for such hatred. The day that […]