Monthly Archives: June 2012

“Snow White and the Huntsman” (Directed by Rupert Sanders) Movie Review

Long live the medieval epic! I had mixed feelings about Snow White and the Huntsman as I walked to the cinema last weekend.  I love fairy tales (and I think I was one of the few people who actually liked … Continue reading

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Euro Cup 2012 Update — Final Game Set-up

Yay! Italy beat Germany! (cue dancing) I’m not sure why I was expressively not cheering for Germany. They having been playing well, have a complement of handsome and talented players, and I have some German ancestry to boot. Meanwhile, the … Continue reading

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Cameo Appearances Divided by Class – Why Don’t We Care About the Third-Class Passengers?

While watching the latest mini-series about the Titanic recently, I came to a realization that for all our talk of people being equal and our derision of a rigid class structure, we have still been discriminating against the poor and … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Update

Group A is done, with Greece and the Czech Republic moving on to the next round. Upside to that? Greece made it. Downside? Greece will probably have to play Germany. Here’s to hoping the situation in soccer reverses itself to … Continue reading

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It’s Soccer Time!

Finally, Euro 2012 has begun! Standings after Day 1: Russia (3 pts), Greece (1 pt), Poland (1 pt), Czech Republic (0 pts) Everyone else is still nil by default, since they haven’t played yet. I like soccer.  I like it … Continue reading

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Samples of Katy’s Trip to Ireland, September 2011 – the Cliffs of Moher (Co. Clare)

all images copyright 2011 If these look a bit familiar, they have been used as film backdrops.  Behold, the cliffs of insanity!  (And, for that matter, the cave where Slytherin’s locket was hidden…) For more information, visit the official Cliffs … Continue reading

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