Monthly Archives: August 2004


Watching the Olympics on RTE

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Well I haven’t made any mention so far of the Olympics, not sure why because I have been watching. A lot. This post isn’t really about the Olympics themselves though, more about trying to watch on RTE (Radio Telifis Eireann – Irish TV), and the problems there in. First off I will say that they surely have gone for blanket

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King Arthur dir. by

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This film suffered from many poor reviews. Both from critics and, in my case, from friends who found it boring. Course I don’t read reviews before I go see films, I try to make up my own mind. Still I wasn’t expecting a lot from this film.
I’ve never really been a huge fan of Arthur films. First Knight was really really crap, imo, and Excaliber was a bit wierd. Plus there is the whole Monty Python thing :)

So why’d I go to see it?
Ray Winstone of course!

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Shock, shock,

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Horror, horror, the reason being that this is my first post of August, and the month is almost over! Still, have actually been up to a few things so that might explain it Went to the Horse Show on the 8th, great fun. I and a friend go every year, and this year we went and purchased actual seats, no

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