Things aren’t really going to well for Vorenus, are they? Dreaming about his wife’s suicide/attempt to distract Vorenus from killing her son. Waking up knowing that it is all true. Becoming a “son of hades” Being a general grump, although … Continue reading
29 June 2007
An asylum seeker who came to Ireland in 2000, Mr Adebari mused that while he was now Portlaoise’s first citizen, he was not yet an Irish citizen.
“Are you telling us you’re not legal,” Mr Aird interrupted, at which the whole public gallery erupted in laughter.
28 June 2007
Wow, can you believe that I’ve been doing this Thursday Thirteen stuff for 23 weeks now? I was wondering what to do for this week’s Thursday Thirteen but then I got an email from Carl, linking to this post and … Continue reading
26 June 2007
Many things to be done today. Review of A Midummer Night’s Dream. The reading of blogs. the leaving the comments on the blogs. the reading of emails. the replying to emails. the inane surfing. and the work. But I can’t … Continue reading
25 June 2007
Compulsion :: Spiritual :: Spray :: Compatibility :: Pursuit :: Fake :: Mobile :: Ceremony :: Ribbons :: Mozart ::
21 June 2007
yet another banner nicked from Samulli Well after last week’s zombie excitement, we’re back to the more usual T13 fun, these are just 13 random things that popped into my head. I wish my chair at work was a different … Continue reading
21 June 2007
Cast: Indira Varma, Kerry Condon, Kevin McKidd, Lindsay Duncan, Polly Walker, Ray Stevenson, Robert Pattinson, Tobias Menzies
Script: Bruno Heller
Genre: historical fiction
Setting: Ancient world, Rome
Rome returns.:”(Yay!)”: Starting up just where last season left off, with the death of Caesar:”(poor old Julius.)”:. Cue plenty of threats and plenty of political scrambling as the implications become clear. Honesty didn’t Servilia even think about the aftermath? I guess not, too tied up in the “jealous scorned woman role”. Anthony isn’t best pleased, as you might suppose. Especially when that dog Quintus and his posse try to kill him. He escapes, and ends up in Atia’s house making plans to escape to the North, and of course then return in order to eat the livers of his enemies:”(Maybe he said that later, Im not quite sure, but the threat stands either way)”:. Don’t you just love Anthony’s threats:”(and just Anthony in general. Complete and utter bastard, yes, but still.)”:?
20 June 2007
I pity the fool who didn’t turn on Sky Two last night, cause that classic movie was on, Rocky III and really, who doesn’t love Rocky. Okay, so I actually only watched the last 30 minutes of it. And I … Continue reading
19 June 2007
Via Damien: Also a bit of a telly round up: Prison Break is back on RTE 2. Course I’ve been watching Heroes on SciFiUk at that particular time so haven’t been watching it. But thanks to the joys of d’internet … Continue reading
18 June 2007
I’m waiting for episode 22 of Heroes to load up so I can watch it. Almost at an end now. Oooooh. But while I’m waiting I thought I may as well show you what I picked up today in my … Continue reading