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Category Archives: Just Talking!

The FIFA saga is one of the most unbelievable, hilarious, sad and fascinating stories unfolding before our disbelieving eyes! Now you may not know much about FIFA or even be interested...I am one of those.   But I know enough that FIFA has long been the ruling body, in charge of World Soccer, the beautiful game as the Brits call it. The breadth of the corruption and the sheer gall of its boss Sepp Blatter is the stuff of Shakespeare.  A tragi-comedy in the ...
Posted on May 30, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!
Last summer I got a call from a young man by the name of ...would I be interested in being in a film he was making here in Boise....yes say I, send me the script. He did, plus a link to a short film he had made in Germany....I liked it...I liked the script too....ALMOSTING IT, is funny and charming and sweet, a breath of ...
Posted on May 25, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!
Think I mentioned that I went to a couple of events at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences while I was in London in April.   One close to my heart was the tribute to Douglas Slocombe, Oscar winner, now 102 years old, leader of his craft, talented, gentle man and loved by all.   As I have said, this what gives ...
Posted on May 19, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!
Oh dear we are losing our language... our beautiful words, our communication skills, our ability to just talk to each other...I am sad.   People don't want to talk on the phone anymore they just want to text or email and some of our younger friends can hardly speak at all, they use text speak...R U @wrk etc...what does that mean?   I will not link you to the site where I found some of this stuff, I wont ...
Posted on May 14, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!
I have been watching quite a bit online recently courtesy of on Television and my Apple TV...no large cable Provider bills for me, I prefer to pay for what I want to watch, rather than what I can get through a subscription, apart from Netflix, who has sensible subscription pricing.  I just watched the Starz show; OUTLANDER, some of the PBS series: WOLF HALL series I missed, on Itunes ...the rest I can watch on PBS for nothing and the new ...
Posted on May 12, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!