Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

Ten most menacing film villains

This does not necessarily mean the Greatest Film Villains or the creepiest but it means more the most physically menacing – the ones you felt unsafe with the moment you saw them appear and reappear.  My list: 10.  Dracula Doesn’t…

Obama prize – one last word

I’ve just been trawling through the Beeb’s comments on the award. We’re in real trouble with the woolly thinking of some of those people.  For example: After thousands of years of bickering, fighting, it is time to come together in…

Lesson in how to admit you were wrong

Question – what is the difference between Didier Lombard and anyone in Nu-Labour? Answer – the Frenchmen can say the words “mea culpa”. Après vingt-quatre suicides de salariés en dix-huit mois, le PDG de France Télécom Didier Lombard fait son…