Tag Archives: TheFirstStone

*Bridget Jones’s Consolation

Recently I saw, within a few days of each other, Bridget Jones’s Baby and Joe Cinque’s Consolation, which, if nothing else, indicates my fascinatingly varied viewing tastes. However, it is not a case of ‘if nothing else’, giving that seeing these films caused me to fear that, although I like to call myself a feminist at this moment […]

*The Stoner Mentality

I did not have an especially exciting time at university and resent anyone who did; hence my slavering over any scandals concerning residential colleges. The most recent of these, of course, concerns St John’s and its outrages; among them the way in which faeces are ‘routinely found’, as the Sydney Morning Herald  hilariously put it, inside the kind of […]