From the daily archives:

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Cine-East Film Club Presents #32: 1926, Flesh and the Devil (Clarence Brown)

November 24, 2013

Pastor Voss: ‘My boy, when the devil cannot reach us through the spirit he creates a woman beautiful enough to reach us through the flesh.’ Like Fred and Ginger dancing or Humphrey Bogart in a mac and a hat with a cigarette hanging from his lips, the impassive face of Greta Garbo is one of […]

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Week 47: Villain – David Cameron

November 24, 2013

This week’s villain of the week award for the second week running goes to David Cameron for allegedly telling his aides in Downing Street to “get rid of all the green crap” from energy bills to help being down the costs. So much for the huskies. Remember those bygone days of yore when David Cameron […]

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The A-Z of World Politics #I: Iran

November 24, 2013

Our round-the-world alphabetical trip brings us to the letter I. The Iranian Revolution was the first revolution I was aware of as it happened. As a nine year old, there was plenty I did not understand at the time but it did leave some powerful impressions: of a corrupt regime, crumbling as some of the […]

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