Although Henry Paulson was one of the architects of the meltdown in America, at...– Catherine Donnelly, novelist and queen bee of Irish advertising, speaking at a Rough Magic talk this week.
One of the scenes I directed can be seen in this behind-the scenes of ITV drama The Ice Cream Girls (starts 1:35)
Here comes success
This wonderful mechanical contraption is an entry into the Little Museum’s Uniquely Dublin competition.
Margaret Thatcher: a list, via John Burns
Margaret Thatcher was the most divisive and polarising politic leader of the last century. This is an incomplete list of why many of us fall on the side that does not regard her with anything other than odium… 1. She supported the retention of capital punishment 2. She destroyed the country’s manufacturing industry 3. She voted against the relaxation of divorce laws 4. She abolished free...
It’s too late
Dublin in the late Seventies was a pretty dreary place, but at least we could occasionally watch grown men in ballet tutus and hobnail boots throwing buckets of pig’s blood at each other… The Virgin Prunes