An important anniversary: Orwell’s 1984 60 yearson

2009 is a year of some very interesting 60th anniversaries. In the bleak, post-2nd World War years, a number of things happened which profoundly affect the world today, in a strange, rather chillingly interconnected kind of way. Foundation of PEOPLE'S…

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Hope is the New Green – world need ’09 at ASLP

Fellow West Wing addicts will remember the great episode (1:8 Enemies) in which Bartlet & Josh figure out a way to foil a Republican plan to commence strip mining on federal land in Montana - because of the Antiquities Act,…

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Favourite iPhone Apps

OK now for something a little less serious (and by popular demand) - well a couple of chums have asked for my thoughts on the matter. I've been sitting on this for a while and only added to it when…

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Light & Shadows – in Sofia & Alba Iulia

A couple of pics from recent Romania/Bulgaria trip... (click on each for the whole set) In Sofia, Bulgaria - Holy Sunday Orthodox Church In Alba Iulia, Romania - Roman Catholic Cathedral This church celebrates its 1000th year this year, and…

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