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Throwback Trailer: Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)

Recently divorced career woman Alex Greville (Glenda Jackson) begins a romantic relationship with glamorous mod artist Bob Elkin (Murray Head), fully aware that he’s also intimately involved with middle-aged doctor Daniel Hirsh (Peter Finch). 44 more words

Throwback Trailer

Labour Party leadership

I’d like to think the Labour Party’s leadership will be important to me because whoever is chosen as leader will be the Prime Minister of the next UK government. 3,738 more words


The Peoples Government ( a sort of "fantasy football" of politics)

What would your alternative government look like?

For a bit of fun, I decided to put together my ideal cabinet and call it the peoples government, along with my reasons for choosing those individuals. 738 more words

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Glenda Jackson in Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)

Glenda Jackson received her second Oscar nomination for playing Alex Greville in Sunday Bloody Sunday. She was fresh off her Oscar win for Women In Love, and I think the Academy clearly loved her, but she probably had no chance to win. 532 more words


Can you See The Signs?

For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places. All these are… 364 more words


spiritwolf04 reblogged this on Abolish the Corporate Government of 1871! and commented:

People pay attention to what is going on around you, Jesus says pay attention to the seasons, the fig tree, and the earth will be like a women in labor, (birth pains). The signs are here but yet you don't see!!!

Death by Music

‘Wouldn’t you just die without Mahler?’ asks Rita of her tutor in ‘Educating Rita’ – to which the tutor replies drily ‘Frankly, no.’  Rita is echoing her new, educated and cultured friend who before long does actually die, with or without Mahler, by committing suicide.   380 more words