Monthly Archives: January 2020

So Long and Thanks for all the Fish…

Not sure why that quote from The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy has come into my mind as we’ve just exited the European Union.  I have never been in favour of Brexit but I wasn’t in the majority so we … Continue reading

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Keep going…

So far so good….Star Trek Picard is shaping up to be a really interesting series.  I am glad it is far more DS9 than Voyager.   It has been mentioned that Laris has an Irish accent which doesn’t bother me one … Continue reading

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Our survey said…

Two days since Picard hit the small screen in the USA and it would seem that the verdict is that most people were pleasantly surprised and happy about how the first episode went.   Some of the more strident critics, having … Continue reading

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We live in a world of wonder…

Yesterday as I was driving through rural Leicestershire when my friend took a FaceTime call from his daughter in Egypt.  Both he and I took for granted that such things should happen because of course this is what happens all … Continue reading

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Just don’t mess up…

  So tonight is the night…Star Trek: Picard launches in the States and we in the rest of the world get our first look tomorrow.   I have no idea what to expect but the one thing I ask is that … Continue reading

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The Crimson Permanent Assurance…

  Walking around the City of London on Sunday I felt like I was walking through the set for the The Crimson Permanent Assurance short at the starting of the Meaning of Life.   All around me there were these tiny … Continue reading

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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love HS2…

So the battle of Boris’s Big Brexit Bong  seems to be over as there is going to be a light show instead or something I think I’m not sure and I don’t care that much. Today we find our intrepid … Continue reading

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