I was leafing through an old copy of “The Corselet and Cummerbund Enquirer”, which I read for the spot the ball competition, when I discovered that I share a birthday with two of my favourite fictional characters, for 50 years ago, the BBC broadcast the wonderful, sorry, that should be, the fantabulosa Julian and Sandy, created by Marty Feldman and Barry Took and bought to life by Hugh Paddick and Kenneth Williams. 402 more words
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Adam Curtis’ latest documentary, Bitter Lake, which is still available on BBC iPlayer, is another hypnotic, if overlong, meditation on the current epidemic of Wahhabism and how it came to sink its claws into every facet of Islam from the badlands of Afghanistan to the bedrooms of an extremely perfidious Albion. 329 more words
BALDWIN PARK (CBSLA.com) — Authorities identified a 31-year-old man Friday that died from a stab wound sustained during an argument with his ex-girlfriend.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, officers were sent around 5:26 p.m. 240 more words
Maybe that last trip to Vienna wasn’t really all that exciting, but it was important as Kenneth Williams always said of his Tangiers trips, in that it KEPT THE PENDULUM SWINGING. 98 more words