Tag Archives: Anne-Marie Duff

“A Weak And Feeble Woman…”

[Contains sealed-up spy-holes and SPOILERS!!!] Despite the unassertive presentation of the DVD boxset I bought, The Virgin Queen (2005) turned out to one of the best historical dramas I’ve seen in a long while. Obviously it still suffers from a little … Continue reading

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Vergin’ On The Ridiculous

While trawling the local charity shops for bargains, my eye fell on the CD/DVD combo pictured to the left. At first glance, it appears to be a compilation of mainstream pop music, aimed at undiscriminating mothers… but on closer inspection, … Continue reading

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Mild Mest

As we all know, humour is totally subjective, and when an opinionated blogger like myself sneers that something “isn’t funny”, what they really mean is “I didn’t find it funny, but others might”… because there’s no objective way to measure “funniness”, … Continue reading

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Вы Говорите По-Русски?

A few weeks ago I picked up a 2nd-hand copy of Teach Yourself Russian for 50p in a charity shop, but I haven’t even been able to wrap my head around the alphabet yet! In an effort to keep my … Continue reading

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