Honest Trailers – Jurassic Park 3

https://youtu.be/y5xRnQGk-Xg Alan! Having watched Jurassic Park 3 at the cinema many years ago, my over-riding memory of the experience was irritation at a cast of largely inept characters who somehow manage to escape the jaws of death each and every time. However, over the years my opinion has softened. I now look at it fondly, … Continue reading Honest Trailers – Jurassic Park 3

Why be alone when you never have to?

Well, the answer is that never being alone is not the same thing as never feeling alone. Worse yet, the less comfortable you are with solitude, the more likely it is that you won’t know yourself. And then, you’ll spend even more time avoiding it to focus elsewhere. In the process, you’ll become addicted to … Continue reading Why be alone when you never have to?

Email Is Still the Best Thing on the Internet – The Atlantic

Email was one of my first experiences of the internet. Hearing the squarks of my 56k modem, before loading up Eudora and checking my email. Email is actually a tremendous, decentralized, open platform on which new, innovative things can and have been built. In that way, email represents a different model from the closed ecosystems … Continue reading Email Is Still the Best Thing on the Internet – The Atlantic

Delete your Facebook…

https://youtu.be/bqsxolJ3UvI I've long had a love/hate relationship with Facebook. For a while its ubiquity made it useful for keeping up with old friends, but it and other networks like it have for many replaced genuine interactions. Whether you are sat on the bus, or walking through town, if you are looking straight ahead or even … Continue reading Delete your Facebook…