Is ignorance really bliss? Is it better to be inspired by someone despite them having more than their fair share of skeletons in their closets? Oscar Pistorius was one of the last remaining truly inspirational people, the first ever double amputee to compete in the Olympics and someone who single-handedly began to bridge the gap … More Inspired By Liars: Is Ignorance Bliss?
In collaboration with Alex Delaney of DEL∆NEY BY DEF∆ULT (500) Days of Summer is one of my favourite films. It’s quirky, cute, funny, somewhat insightful and overall just really good storytelling of a relationship that we can all identify with. That one girl that you always liked a lot more than she liked you and … More (500) Days of Summer: Tom’s Perspective
If you took a random person off the street and asked them to name a film director, I’d feel very confident in thinking that a large majority of them would name Steven Spielberg. It’s unsurprising really. His name is synonymous with massive blockbusters, directing some of the world’s highest grossing films and most recognisable franchises. … More Insight: Is Spielberg Completely Overrated
Last month someone asked me what my dream job would be, and for a moment I was incredibly sad. I was sad because you could quote Muhammad Ali and say that anything’s possible, or Jarvis Cocker and say that if you want something enough it’ll happen, but I’m also certain that I can never be … More Insight: Webb’s Spider-Man, Keep it Amazing
To describe QPR as an inconsistent team would be insulting to a team such as Norwich who an challenge the Arsenals and Man Uniteds on their day whilst crumbling to bore draws against Reading and Aston Villa. QPR aren’t inconsistent, they’re the opposite. QPR are a consistent team, but in the wrong vein because … More Insight: QPR – Quite Panicky, Really
Last night saw the second time in four days that a high profile game between Manchester United and Chelsea FC took place. With the mass amount of controversy surrounding Sunday’s meeting, the full circumstances still only just coming properly to light, most fans were hoping for a more quiet game, just two great footballing sides … More Match Report: Man Utd vs Chelsea – Round Two
I’ve had to postpone writing this blog entry just to let the excitement subside and stop my hands shaking for long enough to allow getting finger to keyboard. Disney has acquired Lucas Film in a $4bn deal and promised, in a completely unanticipated announcement, that they plan to finally give fans the “sequel trilogy” we’ve … More Laugh it Up Fuzzballs: Star Wars is back!