Just. Can’t. Let. It. Go.

See, now, the problem with writing and, more specifically, editing things for a living, is that I find it very hard to stop doing this outside the office. Newspapers and magazines, with their tight deadlines and frequently cavalier usage of the English language, are a case in point. For example, last week’s edition of TNT, ...

“Just Men”

I’ll be moving offices in a couple of months. We’re only going up the road, and it’s mostly a good thing because we’ll be much closer to the station, so that’s a few precious minutes shaved off my commute, but there are still a few things I’ll miss about the current location. One such thing ...

Cinema! It’s The Experience That Counts…

I love anti-piracy adverts. From those old black and white cartoons that the Federation Against Copyright Theft used to run in computer magazines in the early 80s, usually featuring a couple of kids foolishly buying some dodgy copied cassette tapes of games from a bloke at the market, through to those Simon Bates ads, the ...