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A Very Important Trailer
Thursday, December 2, 2004 10:37:42 AM

Sorry, this has nothing to do with Firefly but everything to do with quality Sci-Fi. As many of you know, Doctor Who is returning next year. As a long standing fan, this is even more special to me than ...


First among sequels
Sunday, December 5, 2004 2:11:06 PM

There's an awful lot of unnecessary sequels out there. I grant you, Lethal Weapon 2 was neither better nor worse than 3 & 4 but surely just one of them would have been enough to show us the pattern that ...


Spoilers (no spoilers)
Wednesday, December 8, 2004 2:44:06 AM

That means this is a blog about my thoughts on spoilers but contain no spoilers for "Serenity" or indeed anything because I know nothing. Anyway, I was thinking about how hard it is going to be to ...


Losing our freedom to a card trick
Monday, December 20, 2004 2:56:55 PM

Here in Britain, millions of us are currently rejoicing in a blind man's suffering. His career destroyed, his morality questioned and his name turned into a punchline for a thousand jokes. Are we sickos? ...


So this is Christmas (and what have you done?)
Tuesday, December 28, 2004 5:44:20 AM

Now there's two different sorts of families at Christmas. There are some who enjoy being with their nearest and dearest, love picking out presents for friends and relatives, can't wait to see what Santa ...