Day: November 2, 2008

Is this Sarah or Michael Palin?

Not sure if this isn’t a double bluff. But here we go. Let’s play ball. Definitely sounds like something out of Monty Python, anyhow: In an over-the-top French accent, a member of the Quebec comedy duo “The Masked Avengers,” famous…

Bully Boys and Creativity at the Heart of Art

Stuart White has an interesting piece on the subversiveness of civility at the Fabian Society’s Next Left blog and makes the following comment: […] the Ross/Brand antics have a very different flavour. This wasn’t the act of subversives assaulting complacency…

Latest polls from RealClearPolitics.com

You can find a summary of the latest US presidential election polls here. The Guardian has a widget from the same source which at the time of writing shows the following information for the different battlegrounds: Latest Presidential Polls Election…

The village of the undecided

A good article to read from the New York Times yesterday about Americans wrestling with their vote. The undecided. After 36 debates, maybe as many as four percent. Maybe a deciding number. Maybe Obama – and McCain also, to give…

A Eulogy To Liverpool

A eulogy to Liverpool from Terence Davies. Trailer first. Interview next. Whilst this is how the Liverpool Daily Post described it back in May and this is how Philip French writing in the Observer describes it today. Further background to…