Monthly Archives: May 2011

Leonora Carrington artist & storyteller

( DANIEL AGUILAR / REUTERS ) – British painter Leonora Carrington sits at her house in the bohemian Roma district of Mexico City in 2000.  Leonora Carrington was widely, if belatedly, regarded as one of the most imaginative artists of her … Continue reading

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Leonora Carrington Obituary

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/culture-obituaries/art-obituaries/8539650/Leonora-Carrington.html

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TRUE LIES – Apocalypses, Doomsday-ists and the Media

What do people do when their prophets fail? As the Doomsday day-dream of U.S. evangelical Christian broadcaster Harold Camping, 89, fizzles the question remains: why would anyone give any form of credence to the rantings of con men or delusional types? Camping formerly … Continue reading

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Kicking the Corpse

Osama Bin Laden’s assassination played out with all of the predictable plot twists and macho clichés we’ve come to expect in bad action movies. Right down to to that favourite nasty leering villain shtick where he holds his wife in … Continue reading

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