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Worth Reading – Part X
March 24, 2013 • 2 comments • 531 views
Worth Reading

It has been a while since I did one of these, so about time for another! Trans Issues The media is full of transphobia. The recent transphobic writings by UK writer Julie Burchill started yet another shitstorm. The media does not take these issues seriously at all and fucking it up is pretty much the rule. […]

Film: Gattaca (1997)
February 19, 2012 • no comments • 302 views
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Details: IMDB Link: tt0119177 Category: Sci-Fi Drama Director/Writer: Andrew Niccol Stars: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law   In a not-so-distant future genetics is what determines your value to society. Discrimination of the genetically inferior is illegal, but in practice it’s everywhere. In this future our main character, Vincent Freeman (Ethan Hawke), is born with […]

Film: Apollo 18 (2011)
December 4, 2011 • no comments • 211 views
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“You’ve done a great service for your country son, and for mankind … mankind … ankind …” Apollo 18 is an unusual movie. I like unusual movies. According to IMDB it’s a Horror / SciFi / Thriller. I’d drop the “Horror” bit, but otherwise I’d agree. Or maybe I have seen too many horror films […]