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Talking About My, or Generation XYZ

The music festival programme is under way with Glastonbury on at the weekend. Yesterday over dinner I was asked if I watched any, to which my response was: 594 more words


Dinner At Eight (1933)

This posting is an added extra bonus for my readers, as part of the Classic Movie History Project Blogathon, wonderfully run by Movies Silently, Once Upon A Screen, and Silver Screenings. 582 more words

Jean Harlow

Let’s Hear it for LOVE!

It’s a HUGELY historic day in America. The Supreme Court has ruled that it is legal for gay folks to get married, just like straight people. 102 more words


30 Day Song Challenge, Day 21: A song that is best heard live

I’m very pleased, because I’ve finally nailed a prompt. I am perfectly indifferent to the studio version of this song; it comes off a bit too knowing and arch. 62 more words

Maria testar / Maria tries

I’ve had some requests for some “Maria Testar” (“Maria tries this”) segments on my blog after I tried to be a mermaid. For some reason a lot of experiments leave me undressed. 282 more words

Maria Bohm

Rufus Wainwright

Okay, so last Friday, thanks to the magic of Jukely, I got to see the absolutely incredible Rufus Wainwright perform at the Royal Chelsea Hospital in aid of the Chelsea Pensioners. 96 more words