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Film Festivals…

Finding out information on film festivals in London is extraordinarily difficult. The only one that seems to have a damn site is the London Film Festival. It looks like it has the first British screening of American Beauty…

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Oh hated redesign…

So – everyone on the Nexus hates the new look for this site. Which is a bit disappointing, I have to admit. It seems slightly pathetic to actually ask people for nice comments.

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Ally McParanoid Schizophrenia

Does anyone other than me think that it is commendable that Ally McBeal‘s main love interest is on the brink of crippling hair loss? I have to say I am delighted, as I am approaching that brink myself. It’s one (only mildly sarcastic) good thing to say for the almost offensively conservative programme. And I’m sorry but, if your delusions make you physically attack young children, you’re not ‘kooky’ – you’re suffering from paranoid schizophrenia.

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Self-aggrandising paean to self-important individualism?

I think I’ve sold you all out. I have been talking with an ex, and he thinks that I have turned this front page from a non-functioning advert for the collective to a self-aggrandising paean to self-important individualism. What you you think?

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Time Out London Guide…

Tomorrow I start a couple of days work updating the film section of the Time Out London Guide. Check it out.

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Soul-destroying web-design…

Designing web pages is invigorating and stimulating when it works and frustrating and soul-destroying (seriously) when it doesn’t. When I need a clue, or a bit of constructive advice, I go to A List Apart.

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On Blogger…

The secret behind many a wonderful weblog is the incalculable power of blogger. It has a hell of a lot to recommend it.

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On Megnut…

Megnut is a well constructed and clear weblog that I am contemplating completely ripping off. I feel completely trapped by the dictates of a unifying design scheme (die, barbelith, die). Oh the horror. God knows, if anyone can think of anything, they should let me know as soon as possible. Tom

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We're running out of information?

Is it true? Can we possibly be running out of information? Is being catalogued and annotated faster than we can find it out? Smug’s Leslie Harpold thinks so. Read “net worth“.

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Final Fantasy VIII…

To be honest, I can’t even tell whether or not this is sad. Is anyone else my age excited about Final Fantasy VIII. I bought the last one on a whim, and it was gripping. Occasionally repetitive, but gripping nonetheless. Start saving your pennies…