DVD: Be Kind Rewind Varying between a drama and a laugh-out-loud slapstick comedy, if you’ve enjoyed Michel Gondry’s other work (and I’ve only seen Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) then you’ll appreciate this tale of amusing characters trying to rescue a struggling video business. Danny Glover was great in this, Jack Black a little […]
One of the TV ads that people were impressed by last year was this one for chocolate skittles.
A few weeks back, driving past a church sign with some non-Christian friends who work in marketing, we saw this “King sized bed” poster out the front of a church. I noticed it, and thought about trying to start a conversation, but before I could, one of my friends pointed out the poster, and said […]
Movie: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Don’t underestimate the appeal of Brad Pitt: we arrived late to book our seats, and all that was left was front-row, off-centre. A difficult way to watch a movie, but satisfyingly immersive. Told in flash-back, we learn the story of a man who was born baby-sized, but old, […]
Web applications for uni students – there will be some that you’ve heard of, and some that are new to you. I run my email through my Gmail account these days, and it’s certainly made searching for mail messages easier, if occasionally frustrating.
Fabrik, Surry Hills Caffe migliore coffee. Reservoir at, surry hills. Big tables, this is a place to relax in the shade and take in some food and a coffee. The crowd here is mostly suits and nearby workers, with the staff being comfortable with their regulars, and friendly with newcomers like myself. The decaf latte […]
DVD: Network An old classic, winner of 4 Academy awards (out of 10 nominations – it lost best picture to Rocky). Deservedly so, and it tells a story that still feels relevant today. Sure, there are some 1970’s cliches about the visuals and some of the dialogue, but it’s a fascinating study of the TV […]
Tim Challies has an interview with Ryan Ferguson, a man who has some skill at the discipline, covering some tips on memorising sections of the bible.
How to summarise a book of the bible
If you’re looking for a way to read through the bible next year, you could follow along with this year of the bible.