Rage Against the Machine. January 2015.

Dear Rowley, Do you recall seeing Fritz Lang’s¬†Metropolis (1927)? Metropolis¬†is a pioneering science fiction film set in 2026 that depicted a dystopian city where the masters lived at the top of Towers of Babel and the poor serviced the machines … Continue reading

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Carry On Nurse. April 2014.

Dear Rowley, What can one usefully add about Peaches Geldof’s untimely death aged twenty-five a generation after her poor mother Paula Yates took an accidental overdose of Heroin? Perhaps a contrast with the death of MGM singing, dancing, clowning and … Continue reading

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