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Batman Vs Superman and DC’s attempts for cinematic glory

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After months of speculation and argument on the internets, Batman Vs Superman is finally here and by most accounts has received a kicking by the critics (although hasn’t done that badly in weekend receipts, helped, no doubt, by the big holiday release).Continue reading Batman Vs Superman and DC’s attempts for cinematic glory

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In Memoriam: The Sub Editor

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Time was when every newsroom in the land would contain at least one Cpl Fraser (usually found somewhere around the subs’) who would go around prophesising the End of Newspapers. “We’re all dooooomed,” s/he would cry as the news filtered through of some new innovation – 24-hour cable channels, email, IRC, the internet. Continue reading In Memoriam: The Sub Editor

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The uncostable value of libraries

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It strikes me that if there’s one thing that shouldn’t need defending then it ought to be libraries. The value and sheer utility of them to me is self-evident. And yet, it seems that scarcely a day goes by without another story about library closures, or petitions to prevent them, or some (often hare-brained) scheme to “repurpose” libraries to “make them more relevant”.Continue reading The uncostable value of libraries

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