Category: Literature & performing arts

writing, film, TV, radio, theatre

The insufferable

The people we don’t like almost exclusively exhibit a range of behaviours we don’t like – Gwynneth Paltrow, so many other actors and actresses too high on the list, singers, bloggers. Some though defy explanation, there seems little reason to…

Sunday editorial

Just as with 911, there are things which simply needed, in Them’s eyes, to be covered up, buried. Though it is always conjecture on our part, Them do things for a reason. # The Great Work of Ages needed advancing…

Desert Island variant

You may take with you: # 4 Pieces of music, each up to 2 hours # 3 Films, TV shows or games totalling 6 hours # 2 Luxury items (can be food) # 1 Companion If possible, supply the youtube…

Some quotes

Z Man: # In a democracy, the people get the government they deserve” # The people get the ruling elite they can produce and that ruling elite will then create a government that reflects its nature. # The condition of…

The Norman Conquests

Just something else, by-the-by: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/tvandradio/9933109/Felicity-Kendal-recalls-her-Good-Life-partner-Richard-Briers-He-was-the-funniest-man-I-knew.-I-just-wish-Id-been-able-to-say-goodbye.html On Felicity Kendal, stupid person: Good Life actress Felicity Kendal: ‘I had affairs when I wanted.’ Speaking of her “dark side”, the 66-year-old said she couldn’t be further from the doting housewife Barbara – Sunday…

Melancholy

This post has been scheduled for quite some days and all the other events have occurred subsequently. The theme I tried to run was that ‘melancholy’ does not need to be ‘sadness’ and yet it was so hard finding songs…