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Seasons Greetings

Festive greetings. As in previous years, we prefer to give money to charity instead of giving Christmas cards. This year we are giving our main donation to Demelza House Hospice – a charity that helps terminally ill children live out their remaining days in comfort and dignity.   112 more words

Academy Of Rock

"Divorce Ensued, Along With a Deluge of Humiliating Media Coverage"

Vignette inspired by: The Very Rich Should Divorce Very Quietly, The Daily Beast, November 6, 2014  

He was dressed in what I called his katana suit: a sartorial affair of sharp, precise edges, shades of steel gray, and starched white cuffs that peeked out from his jacket like small blades. 923 more words

Christina Kelly

Lord Hugh Rawksley

Two iconic Peters from the 1960s inspired the louche Lord RawksleyPeter Cook and Peter O’Toole (particularly in the film The Ruling Class). The best suited present day actor has to be… 292 more words

Poor Devil (1973)

If this feels like a television show of some long forgotten series you’re not far too far off. It’s a failed series pilot that played as a 73 minute movie of the week in a ninety minute slot allowing for commercials,. 418 more words

Daily Take

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Jeremy Thorpe acquitted

I was 36 when this happened and this is very much how it was:


It staggers me even more today than it did then.