Big Chuffer

My mate, my best man, my taller than average friend celebrates another year on the planet. Happy Birthday Keith! Note to our friend Stuart: Keith’s birthday is today. Mine is next month. Just so you don’t get it wrong… again* Anyway, have a good one Keith, and as soon as I figure out what to…Continue reading Big Chuffer

Meme whoring

If you’ve not seen it already, you will soon be sent a link to the Star Wars Kid. And while we are ‘meme-ing’, what ever happened to those “Galactic Toss Monkeys”?

Gollum gets an Oscar

The rise of ‘synthespians’ takes a look at the growing trend and acceptance of computer generated characters. Gollum (Lord of the Rings), Dobby (an elf in Harry Potter), Yoda (Star Wars), etc.

Darth Goon

The Case for the Empire “The Empire doesn’t want slaves or destruction or “evil.” It wants order.” WARNING: Star Wars fans only, and please don’t think less of me, it’s an addiction, and I’ve tried everything to cure myself, to no avail.

Kill Jar-Jar

The Empire Bounces Back “The Phantom Menace was a gold-leafed dud for Lucas” Hello my name is Gordon. I’m a Star Wars fan. OK, confession out of the road. This article reads well, and as I’ve already got tickets for May 16th, it makes little difference to whether or not I’ll actually go and see…Continue reading Kill Jar-Jar

Stranded

via Much of Something Five films to choose to take with me if I was stranded on a desert island. Shawshank Redemption Memento Rear Window Star Wars (Episode 4) Groundhog Day – for repeat viewing value. Right DEFINITELY bedtime – night night!

R.I.P. Sir Alec

Well we survived the weekend…just. Not that we had the best start to Monday morning, Sir Alec Guinness is no longer with us. Our thoughts go out to his family and friends. It is a true loss of a great character actor, and from all accounts, a great man. Oh and if you only know…Continue reading R.I.P. Sir Alec