Monthly Archives: April 2009

Rain Fall

To be frank I have very little interest in Japanese films. I’ve seen a few notable ones and they’re OK but most just don’t quite cut the mustard with me. However, there is one exception and that is ‘Rain Fall‘ which … Continue reading

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We Are The Champions!!

I raced home from work last Monday night (April 13th) to catch the end of Leicester v Leeds on Sky which was streamed live on live footy doctor and culminated with a fantastic finale which coupled with Peterborough’s defeat later that night … Continue reading

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Doritos Yuzu

This is a new flavour of Doritos which I sampled recently. Yuzu is basically a Japanese orange but more similar to the lemon in that it isn’t eaten and is usually just used to add flavour to things. I have … Continue reading

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TF Film Review: Slumdog Millionnaire (2008)

I’d never even heard of ‘Slumdog Millionnaire‘ before it won a load of Academy Awards a few months ago. It’s not even came out in Japan yet but I did manage to watch it a couple of weeks ago on … Continue reading

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The Police Are Off-Beat!

Walking home last last week having missed the last train I was stopped by a policeman. Drunk and disorderly I wasn’t. Instead I was stopped for the terrible crime of crossing a deserted minor road (no it wasn’t Letsby Avenue!) when … Continue reading

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