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Sunshine (2007)

Danny Boyle’s attempt at sci-fi/horror falls flat due to a lack of decent characterisation and a reliance on sci-fi cliches. It looks beautiful though. Why is it so dreadful though?

It’s A Spock Off!

In what could possibly be the first truly amusing viral video this year, we see Leonard Nimoy and Zachary Quinto challenging each other to a race to the golf club.

Laurie Penny And Her Neck Made Of Brass

Laurie Penny’s an astonishing woman. Actually no, astonishing isn’t correct, astonishment suggests I’m impressed by her and that very much isn’t the case. I guess strange might be a better word.

The Continuing Tale Of Lindsey Vs. The Swans

Not wishing to believe that there isn’t in fact a global conspiracy of highly organised swans and geese, my wife now sees fit to attack all swans and geese she encounters that she considers to be in a position of weakness. She’s a bit like Blade, except it’s not vampires; it’s swans and/or geese.

Laurie Penny’s Desire For A Socialist Hegemony

Laurie Penny really grinds my gears, her constant monomaniacal rhetoric is getting so boring. Recently I had the temerity to say so in public forum, for my troubles I was called a dick and told to fuck off, all for opposing a strange young lady’s bizarre world view.