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The last day before the holidays is always extra busy. I have a list of things to go through – letters to send, invoices to write, phone calls to make, clothes to wash, loose ends to tie – and then it occurred to me that I should’ve planned for the blog, too, like last year,…

(Some of My) Favourite Men (in Formal Attire)

Here is Richard Armitage waiting for you in the foyer to take you to the ballet. A thousand new fantasies have been born, just by one simple tweet by Michelle Forbes. Wouldn’t you love the idea? A man to invite you to see a ballet, and such a romantic fairy tale at that, with gorgeous…

Favourite Objectification Facilitators

Quite honestly, I have been looking for an excuse to blog today. Just because I am in a great mood. I got up at 5am this morning, to daylight, sending my daughter off on a short holiday in Scotland. She’ll be visiting her great-uncle and -aunt on the Isle of Skye – I wish I…

2017 Armitage Weekly Round-up #23

Huh? What the hell has happened? It was a really good week for Armitage stuff – Sleepwalker trailer and Brain on Fire still fairly fresh, then *gasp* the first selfie after eight months from the man himself, plus various photos from the BS set. And hardly anything on tumblr????!!?!?? But wait. It’s summer!!! Silly season…

Brain on Fire – Review

Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis. That’s quite a mouthful. And a rather scary one, as the Charlize Theron-produced, Gerard Barrett-directed film Brain on Fire sets out to prove. One of the rarer and lesser known diseases of the brain, the condition mainly affects young women, and one of such survivors is at the centre of the action:…

Hardware and Accessories

Not sure whether you noticed it, but I had a couple of days of enforced silence here on my blog. I’ve been having issues with my MacBook (some permissions trouble and mysterious battery drain), and it got to the point where I just had to take it to the repair guy to have it seen…