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Forum: Film Reviews 12th Jan 2013, 1:03
Replies: 14
Views: 19,265
Posted By BiNS
Re: Film Lists 2013

1. Life of Pi ***** Stunning
2. The Hobbit ****0 Much better than the reviews had me expecting
3. Jack Reacher ***00
4. Gangster Squad ***00
Forum: General Chat 13th Jan 2012, 23:53
Replies: 2,160
Views: 213,416
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Wonderful World of the Web

A large Japanese department store is looking for a new head of marketing...
http://i.huffpost.com/gen/462911/thumbs/r-JAPAN-FUCKING-SALE-large570.jpg

Story here...
Forum: Film Reviews 8th Jan 2012, 12:07
Replies: 16
Views: 18,014
Posted By BiNS
Re: 2012 filmlists

1. Hugo - ***** Lovely. Mr Scorsese shows how 3D should be done.
2. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo - ****0 Much, much better than I was expecting. Must watch the original now.
Forum: Other Reviews 21st Nov 2011, 15:01
Replies: 948
Views: 85,880
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Apprentice

Nick Hewer announced as the new host of Countdown (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-15757855).
Forum: Other Reviews 26th Aug 2011, 11:29
Replies: 40
Poll: Tom Waits
Views: 8,386
Posted By BiNS
Re: Tom Waits

Tom Waits has a new studio album due for release in October. He promotes(?) it here (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qeTja7JXK9A&feature=player_embedded), in his own inimitable style.
Forum: General Chat 31st May 2011, 21:30
Replies: 121
Views: 14,840
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Nature Thread

The female has a red head too, the male has a red 'moustache'. It could have been a young one, the red is there but dull and mottled.

Can't think of anything else at the moment that sort of size...
Forum: General Chat 31st May 2011, 19:06
Replies: 121
Views: 14,840
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Nature Thread

Like this?

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5128/5347056182_22d179d6d6.jpg
Forum: General Chat 31st May 2011, 19:03
Replies: 121
Views: 14,840
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Nature Thread

Could have been a Green Woodpecker. The green doesn't always show that well if it's dull outside. Was its flight undulating?
Forum: Other Reviews 16th May 2011, 21:07
Replies: 948
Views: 85,880
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Apprentice

Well I would have said Team Lethargic but now Alex has gone...

Maybe with the amount of stubble on show, Team Lycanthropic?
Forum: General Chat 11th May 2011, 1:49
Replies: 43
Views: 5,822
Posted By BiNS
Re: Hardbacks vs Paperbacks

It doesn't make a lot of sense really does it? A piece of paper to protect a piece of board, whether laminated or bound in cloth, Or even paperbacks with dustjackets. No way they could be a marketing...
Forum: General Chat 9th May 2011, 15:54
Replies: 188
Views: 17,733
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Gardening Thread

I think it's Red Campion, but my wildflower id skills are a bit rusty
Forum: General Chat 4th Apr 2011, 11:36
Replies: 55
Views: 6,691
Posted By BiNS
Re: Bargains

No Ang, it closed down after about a year. I'd guess it was because of high rents as it was always full of customers. A real shame...
Forum: General Chat 13th Mar 2011, 2:15
Replies: 242
Views: 31,874
Posted By BiNS
Re: Recent Purchases 2011

I read and enjoyed Stark a couple of years ago, if I remember rightly I passed it on to Amner. I have a feeling it was his first book but was never published until after his death. I may, of course,...
Forum: General Chat 11th Mar 2011, 21:13
Replies: 121
Views: 14,840
Posted By BiNS
Re: The Nature Thread

Lovely Starling shots Amner. If they were a rarity, everybody would ooh and aah over their stunning plumage. That's a male btw, they have a blue base to the bill, in the ladies it's pink.
Forum: Top Tens 11th Mar 2011, 21:09
Replies: 32
Views: 7,937
Posted By BiNS
Re: Top Ten Movie Irritants

The rapidly, yet almost elegantly expanding pool of blood around a murder victim's head. It was quite effective the first time I saw it in Goodfellas, but it's becoming a real cliche lately. There's...
Forum: Top Tens 23rd Feb 2011, 14:52
Replies: 130
Views: 28,779
Posted By BiNS
Re: Worst self published books

If anyone is feeling a touch masochistic, there's a copy of Michael Berenti's The Berlin Protocol on eBay...
Forum: Palimpton Crescent 18th Feb 2011, 15:17
Replies: 17
Views: 5,876
Posted By BiNS
Re: Which is better? #6

Eminem or Kanye West?
Yawn... Neither

Seasick Steve or Ray Lamontagne?
Ray Lamontagne, narrowly

Fleet Foxes or Mumford & Sons?
Fleet Foxes though...
Forum: Book Reviews 4th Feb 2011, 13:09
Replies: 117
Views: 14,110
Posted By BiNS
Re: Penguin Modern Classics

Free Penguin Mini Modern Classics with The Telegraph this weekend (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/promotions/8281732/Free-Penguin-Modern-Classics-inside-The-Telegraph.html). On Saturday it's F Scott...
Forum: General Chat 4th Feb 2011, 4:05
Replies: 938
Views: 71,838
Posted By BiNS
Re: Travel

Oooh ooh ooh. I'm going to Bermuda in April. I have a relative who's fallen on his feet with a dream job over there and he's putting me up for 10 days. The ticket was a present for my 50th in...
Forum: Other Reviews 2nd Feb 2011, 10:45
Replies: 1,675
Views: 152,531
Posted By BiNS
Re: Decent Telly

Last night's ridiculous ending ruined an otherwise very good series.
And Emilia's bump was made quite obvious right at the end. I would guess intentionally...?
Forum: Other Reviews 24th Jan 2011, 23:03
Replies: 3
Views: 1,941
Posted By BiNS
My Life in Books

Anne Robinson is to host a new daily show on BBC2 (http://www.guardian.co.uk/tv-and-radio/2011/jan/23/anne-robinson-bbc2-books), a sort of literary Desert Island Discs, where a celebrity discusses...
Forum: General Chat 9th Jan 2011, 22:50
Replies: 242
Views: 31,874
Posted By BiNS
Re: Recent Purchases 2011

Talking of swashing and buckling, somebody gave me Michael Crichton's Pirate Latitudes, published after his death. If anyone was thinking of reading it, do yourself a favour and don't bother. It's as...
Forum: Film Reviews 25th Dec 2010, 2:51
Replies: 12
Views: 5,613
Posted By BiNS
Re: True Grit (2010)

I took the kids to the cinema today to see Tron: Legacy. Oh Dude, what have you done...?
Forum: General Chat 24th Dec 2010, 23:52
Replies: 161
Views: 15,935
Posted By BiNS
Re: Merry Christmas Everybody

Merry Christmas one and all
Forum: Film Reviews 24th Dec 2010, 23:04
Replies: 12
Views: 5,613
Posted By BiNS
Re: True Grit (2010)

I've been looking forward to this one all year, now I see it's not released here until February. Must be Oscar worthy then...?
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