Monthly Archives: April 2011

Tom Paine on Monarchy

“To the evil of monarchy we have added that of hereditary succession; and as the first is a degradation and lessening of ourselves, so the second, claimed as a matter of right, is an insult and an imposition on posterity. … Continue reading

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Another Wardrobe

A striking and thought-provoking coincidence. A DVD that I had recently ordered arrived in yesterday’s post, A Tale of Two Sisters (2003), a film I’d not previously seen and which I watched last night. From the very beginning, this Korean psychological … Continue reading

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Dream

I dreamed last night that, together with a few others, I was on some sort of quest to find Jan Švankmajer’s “new’ film (but this was not his actual new film, Surving Life, which I still have not seen). Locating … Continue reading

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