Monthly Archives: June 2005

Batman Begins

There’s no Dr. Who this week, so we popped out to the pictures to watch “Batman Begins”.  … » Read more …

The 9th Doctor

The final episode of the series was shown over the last weekend and IMO, its not as good as the penultimate episode. I’d been questioning whether the change from four part (30 minute) episodes to what seemed like single or double 45 minute episodes worked and had just come to the conclusion that they did, so imagine my surprise when they brought all the threads crashing together in the penultimate episode. There seemed so little to do to finish the stories, only 1/2 million Daleks to destroy and billions of humans to save. All in a day’s work for the Doctor.  … » Read more …

Quack Quack

On my sun/oracle blog, I announced a change in my header picture aka banner. I cropped it to make it more suitable for use as a banner but in this post I have linked to the flickr source where you can see GustavoG’s copyleft assertion.   … » Read more …

Ringtones & Revolution

During the recent election campaign, and one of the small left wing acts I took was to re-install “L’Internationale” on my phone. Its been the revolutionary anthem of European socialists since the Paris Commune, and is the more likely song to have been played at the Finland Station as Lenin arrived. (What? See also here…).  … » Read more …