And Just Like That… Sexist And The City

When I read the news, I couldn’t help but wonder: Why? Sex And The City is making a much unwarranted comeback with ten half-hour episodes to expand on the story of the drab, the jejune and the dreary. Indeed, just Miranda, Charlotte and Carry are back, so we get the musty without the moist. Due … Continue reading And Just Like That… Sexist And The City

‘The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared’

JONASSON, Jonas. The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared. 2009. [Translated by Rod Bradbury] ‘Escaping (in his slippers) through his bedroom window, into the flowerbed, Allan makes his getaway. And so begins his picaresque and unlikely journey involving criminals, several murders, a suitcase full of cash, and incompetent police.’ There are … Continue reading ‘The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared’

‘Resident Evil: The Umbrella Conspiracy’

PERRY, Stephanie Danelle. Resident Evil: The Umbrella Conspiracy. 2012. ‘When Racoon City, a remote mountain community, is suddenly besieged by a rash of grisly murders, bizarre reports start to spread, describing attacks from vicious creatures, some human... some not. At the center of these deaths is a dark, secluded mansion belonging to the mysterious Umbrella … Continue reading ‘Resident Evil: The Umbrella Conspiracy’