Podcasts

The Antarctic Whale Hunters

One of my favourite podcasts is Witness by the BBC World Service. In each episode they talk to people who were there at moments in history. There are some amazing stories in their archive. Each episode is an easy to digest twelve to fourteen minutes long. In the latest episode […]

Humour

The Return of 'Allo 'Allo

Sometimes I’m glad I look in my spam folder. I spotted this delightful email subject: Important massage from Federal Ministry of Finance It reminded me of the BBC sitcom, ‘Allo ‘Allo which anyone living in the UK or Ireland and probably further afield will immediately recognise. Luckily I found this […]

Movies

Bush assassinated on TV

I wondered why I saw someone visit my blog by searching for this subject. It appears that a tv drama will depict the assassination of US President George Bush! They use, “archive footage, actors and computer effects to portray the president being shot dead.” Why? They want to explore the […]

Movies

The Power of Nightmares

Justin linked to The Power of Nightmares and I’m watching it now. Excellent and thought provoking look at the US neo-conservatives and al-Qaeda. Frightening too. Pity some people think it’s all so simple. At least others are concerned for the safety of Margaret Hassan. God Help Her. Later… As Keith […]