Month: August 2005

No reason to put this up, other than I love pictures of the universe. I’ve just finished reading Olaf Stapledon’s Star Maker, a truly unique piece of fiction (I’m not going to class it as Sci-Fi, because he didn’t.) It was written in 1937 and, much like his other masterpiece First and Last Men, it […]

Walken 2008 – Official Website: ‘Our great country is in a terrible downward spiral. We’re outsourcing jobs, bankrupting social security, and losing lives at war. We need to focus on what’s important– paying attention to our children, our citizens, our future. We need to think about improving our failing educational system, making better use of […]

we make money not art: Strawberry milk sausages: “When I was a kid and too young to complain, my mum cooked us one of her specialities, les peches au thon: peaches fresh from the tin and ‘filled’ with tuna mayonnaise. It doesn’t mean I’m ready to eat these sausages: In a bid to boost declining […]

BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Art prankster sprays Israeli wall: “Secretive ‘guerrilla’ artist Banksy has decorated Israel’s controversial West Bank barrier with satirical images of life on the other side.” He must have been saving that one up since 1989 and the Berlin wall…

The BOOK Spoiler I need never read another page (though, obviously, I’m going to anyway.)