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Sunday, December 21, 2014
Another good Sunday for cable/DirecTV choice features BC on TV’s all-time favourite horror (*The Shining, 10.05 pm TCM BEST FILM OF THE WEEK)
Friday, December 19, 2014
In a place where the prime minister before the current one believed in the literal truth of the Adam and Eve creation myth, and the current prime minister believes she can work miracles with Christmas
Sunday, December 14, 2014
​An exceptional day for cable/DirecTV choice features two movies BC on TV would declare BEST FILM OF THE WEEK
Friday, December 12, 2014
​In 2011, I was called by my Uncle Godfrey—God the Uncle—to sum up the Bible in the voice of Kenrick, the kind of tess who, whole year, derides cooking as “a woman thing” but, at Christmastime, makes
Sunday, December 7, 2014
​A great day for cable/DirecTV choice features half-a-dozen films in the Also Rans that, on another day, could have—or did—run first (Once Upon a Time in the West, 9 pm FxCl, *We’re the Millers, 6 pm
Friday, December 5, 2014
​Bobby Keys, Texan sax-man crucial to the Rolling Stones’ Seventies sound, went to the great gig in the sky the morning I got a picture of a picture of an old friend, dead a year-plus now; and walked
Friday, November 28, 2014
The romanticised origin of American Thanksgiving rests on the pretty fantasy that, in the 17th century (widely accepted, based on the narrowest of documentation...
Friday, November 21, 2014
Last month (October 27), Pope Francis told the Pontifical Academy of Sciences (a name, if not an organisation
Friday, November 14, 2014
They call it a “routine” colonoscopy but the only people it’s routine for are gastroenterologists, the medical folk who start their work at the end of your oesophagus and continue until they’ve bottom
Friday, November 14, 2014
​They call it a “routine” colonoscopy but the only people it’s routine for are gastroenterologists, the medical folk who start their work at the end of your oesophagus and continue until they’ve botto

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