Posts tagged ‘review’

April 23, 2017

Pub Spy Report

by duncanr

if you should ever be in the Brighton area looking for a family-friendly pub where you can have a quiet drink, this pub may be a bit ‘lively’ for your taste –

December 31, 2016

Blame the Chinese Monkey

by duncanr

it’s that time of year again – one year ending, a new one about to begin, and the ‘news’ is dominated by Lists ; who got honoured by the Queen, who didn’t but should have, and 100 best (or worst) wotsits of the year just finishing

not going to bore you with any of these

instead, here’s Jonathan Pie’s somewhat jaundiced review of 2016 . . .

December 28, 2016

Wrexit Means Brexit

by duncanr

the old year is nearly done now – and a new year beckons

let’s hope it’s better than the last – filled with horrors too many to mention

amongst which was . . .

November 15, 2016

The Onion : Beauty and the Beast Review

by duncanr

June 18, 2016

Finding Dory : Onion Review

by duncanr

Peter K. Rosenthal almost makes me want to watch the film . . .

November 9, 2015

The name ish Bond (hic) – Chames (thud) . . . Bond

by duncanr

July 29, 2014

Funny Sex

by duncanr

Restaurant-front croppedI’m always looking for something different to post in Madhatters – something that will amuse, but inform as well

with that in mind, I thought I’d post a link to a review of the ‘Funny Sex’ restaurant at 446 Zhongshan Road in Lingya district for any madhatters living in or thinking of visiting Taiwan

P.S. some of the pictures accompanying the review are of an ‘adult’ nature, i.e., NSFW !

April 2, 2011

Fuck Off : An Author’s Response to Criticism

by duncanr

Jacqueline Howett is a name you are probably not familiar with – in a literary context.

She has written a book, “The Greek Seaman”, which she has self-published

Big Al – over at “BigAl’s Books and Pals” reviewed her book. It was, he said, a compelling story line, and a good read. The problem, however, was that . . .

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