An Incomplete Guide to English Humour

In my ongoing quest to figure out what the heck this England is all about, I come across certain subjects that are both cliché and of real impact. Ask a few people for the first thing that pops into their head when they think of England, and chances are you’ll hear a fair bit about the weather and the humour. (I’ll come back to the weather when I’m over the usual disappointment that is spring and can talk about it without getting depressed.) Read More An Incomplete Guide to English Humour

Rising Above

I’ve noticed a trend recently of amazing performances in films which are only okay. The first time I seriously noticed this was with An Education (2009). Read More Rising Above