Tag Archives: Manhattan

Ain’t That A Shame – Steve McQueen’s New Movie Is Another Turkey!

Shame is a film about a really boring suit in New York who has a troubled relationship with his sister (Carey Mulligan). The suit (Michael Fassbender) not only has a really tiresome office job, his leisure time is equally tedious … Continue reading

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In New York Paranoia Is Just A Heightened State Of Awareness!

I arrived at the Heathrow Virgin Atlantic bag drop late. I was told I’d missed my plane and to go to desk 13 to discuss whether I could be transferred to another flight. The next person I talked to said … Continue reading

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10 Art Works You Must Jerk Off Over Before You Die!

In 2001 when Facts of Life: Contemporary Japanese Art was on at the Hayward Gallery, a female visitor to the show walked into a room in which¬†Tadasu Takamine’s Inertia was being shown only to discover a man jerking off to … Continue reading

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Back In The New York Groove!

I hadn’t been to New York in 16 years so my sojourn there last week proved a trip! Somehow it didn’t surprise me that I should find myself leaving from Gate 23 of Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 4 on Monday 17 … Continue reading

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