Tuesday’s Overlooked A/V: Do Not Adjust Your Set

I’m looking forward to Holy Flying Circus tomorrow night, the documentary on the fight against the Python’s Life of Brian. I know I’ve likely seen a lot of the footage already, but I’m sure it will be enjoyable nonetheless. Good example of how bonkers people can get over something they assume will offend them. At…

Review: Ginger Geezer

I’m not actually going to write a review of the book: it’s about a fascinating artist, Vivian Stanshall, told in a journalistic manner, which in this case means a meandering although vaguely sequential narrative, without an iota of beauty or style, but one which nonetheless proves to be an enjoyable read just because it is…

Mortality

Hands down, the strangest thing I’ve seen in some time: a chipmunk eating a snake. It may be old hat to more knowledgeable folks, but it was a surprise for me to see out the kitchen window here at Domus Crispini. Naturally, I googled to see whether this was the least bit unusual and found…

Perfection

From Ginger Geezer: the Life of Vivian Stanshall: “If someone offered me an exhibition, I’ve got just about enough paintings, but like everything else I wouldn’t be pleased with it. There are a few things that live on, but really I’d like an exhibition of what I’m going to do tomorrow.”