From the daily archives:

Sunday, April 8, 2012

#438: 1973, Stevie Wonder, He’s Misstra Know It All

April 8, 2012

I said to myself that I would try to avoid choosing from the music icons when posting for STLAS.  And then my first week in its suddenly a theme week and I’m under pressure to find a stand out final track from an album and my options feel limited. I was surprised by how few […]

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Week 14: Hero – Jim Marshall

April 8, 2012

This week’s Hero of the Week, is Jim Marshall. Normally someone has to do something more spectacular than simply die to be awarded the AllthatsleftHero of the Week Award. But in this case, Jim Marshall’s death seemed to us to be a perfect opportunity to mark the quietly important impact he has had on all […]

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Week 14: Villain – Andrew Lansley MP

April 8, 2012

This week our award for the greatest villain of the last seven days goes to the Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley Not content with passing the bill that erodes the very essence of the National Health Service, it was revealed this week that Andrew Lansley had ordered the health watchdog, the Care Quality […]

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Week 14: Prat – Nick Clegg

April 8, 2012

This Week’s Prat of The Week (like so many other weeks) is…Nick Clegg Last Monday the papers were full of the news that the government is going to include in the Queen’s speech legislation to require Internet Service Providers and telecommunications’ companies to retain everyone’s full internet browsing, email and telephone history.   The proposal looks […]

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Cine-East Film Club Presents: #1, 1952, Singin’ In The Rain (Stanley Donen/Gene Kelly)

April 8, 2012

Today marks the start of a new feature here at Allthatsleft, a weekly weekend film club curated (or programmed) by me.  This is largely an excuse for me to share some of my enthusiasm for cinema and hopefully occasionally provoke a little bit of a debate and maybe encourage some of the films to be […]

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