Category Archive for 'People'

Sherlock Holmes: Jeremy Brett and “A Scandal In Bohemia”

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

A quote and video that displays Jeremy Brett’s charm and skill as Sherlock Holmes, in his very first broadcast episode of the Granada production of Holmes’ adventures.

The Holocaust: Laurence Rees explains “Nazi logic” in racism

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

I strongly recommend reading this. It’s mainly from Laurence Rees’ brand-new book named “The Holocaust: A New History”, which is sublimely written by a master scholar.

The power in messiness – Brian Eno and Oblique Strategies

Monday, February 20th, 2017

A big collection of quotes on Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt’s Oblique Strategies card deck, and how it transformed David Bowie’s creation process, including that of his musicians, when creating the Berlin trilogy of albums. Everybody needs some mess in their lives.

People getting kidnapped (via Loretta Napoleoni)

Friday, February 10th, 2017

This is a collection of quotes that clearly display the folly of reasoning where some people are concerned: if you don’t research anything before going to a geographic area where you’re prone to get kidnapped, or if you think you’re Jason Bourne (which actually happened here, read up!), I mean, dear god…

Morrissey, Huey Newton and more manliness

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Morrissey propels Huey Newton onto his followers. A hell of a lot better than words about Nigel Farage, anyway. Also, I’ve fixed something again. Woo! It’s nearly a streak.