Monthly Archives: January 2012

The return of Three Things February!

It’s 31st January – which means only one thing – the return of Three Things February! As long time readers will know, this is where, for each day of February, I’ll blog about three things that make me smile on that day. … Continue reading

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Comics and Capes

This week, Dynamite Entertainment announced the details of the new Shadow comic that they’re planning to bring out in April. I was expecting to love this – the Shadow is one of my favourite pulp characters (as I’ve mentioned before) … Continue reading

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Cocktail of the Week – Whiskey Sour

Following last week’s Cocktail of the Week, the Whisky Mac, one of my friends remarked that she thought the whiskey sour was superior. Now, I’ve written about sours before, but I’ve never made a whiskey sour, arguably the most famous of … Continue reading

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Cocktail of the Week – Whisky Mac

It’s early January. The Christmas decorations have all been packed up and although the days are meant to be getting longer, it’s still pretty dark up here in North East Scotland. It’s also pretty cold. Not as cold as this time … Continue reading

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The Ephemeral Year in Review – 2011

As I’ve reached 2012 more or less intact, it’s time for this blog to celebrate by looking at the cul-de-sacs of pop culture I’ve meandered through in the last 12 months… Some of the categories are different from last year, partly … Continue reading

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