Something Scottish For Today

You might not realise that Donald Trump is half Scottish. But it is the only reason why he insists on building the golf resort in Scotland, surrounding his mansion (which is called 'The Donald' by his ex wife Ivanka) in Balmedie, north of Aberdeen. … [Read more...]

Stick To Your Script

Maybe Sharon Stone thinks she could be another Susan Sarandon. Maybe she thinks she is intelligent enough to write her own script. Maybe she just doesn't realize how powerful China and its market is.clipped from film.guardian.co.ukSharon Stone is … [Read more...]

On Fitna, Bloggers vs. Hackers, and Computer Illiterate MPs

Fitna is a short film by Dutch parliamentarian Geert Wilders, which explores Qur'anic motivation for terrorism and Islam in the Netherlands (explanatory stolen from Wikipedia). On April 7, Indonesia has blocked access to YouTube and a couple of other … [Read more...]

Britz

I watched a program in Channel 4 the other day called "Britz" and it just... tickled me. The program, fictional of course, showed brother and sister, born in UK, Pakistan origin, Moslem (who don't drink, don't eat pork, but still sleep around, … [Read more...]

King Kong: Why I Hate It

I might be the only one in the world who doesn't like King Kong. My friends' opinions are split into two: some of them say it's really cool and worth watching; some of them are less enthusiastic and think it's just ok. But none of them say they hate … [Read more...]