Monthly Archives: May 2019

Edward R Murrow (Old Time Radio)

On Netflix’s World War II in Colour ep3 Britain at Bay, there is a snall section on Edward R Murrow’s impact on shifting American public opinions into supporting Great Britain; ❝ … in particular the broadcasts by the CBS London … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, otr | Leave a comment

Wednesday Win (2019-MAY-29)

❝ Steve House created this free 5-part video series because climbing mountains is incredibly dangerous. He believes that long-term success as an alpinist should be defined as survival to old age. So how do you teach judgement? And to take … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Wednesday WIN | Tagged | Leave a comment

This weeks links (2019-05-27)

In brief: * Snake mistake: CSIRO says it’s a myth that Australia is home to world’s deadliest species (2019-May-26) [Guardian] ❝ To present a more realistic picture, scientists have come up with a more relevant concept of dangerous snakes in … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, links | Leave a comment


Desenrascanço (Portuguese) /de‧sen‧ras‧can‧ço/ to artfully disentangle oneself from a troublesome situation “To pull a MacGyver.” ❝ Desenrascanço (loosely translatable as “disentanglement”) is a Portuguese word used, in common language, to express an ability to solve a problem without having the … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Inspirations | Tagged | Leave a comment

His Dark Materials : Season 1: Trailer

In November 2015, BBC One announced that it had commissioned a television adaptation of His Dark Materials, to be produced by Bad Wolf and New Line Cinema. In March 2019, it was announced that HBO had purchased the distribution rights … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, TV | 6 Comments

Wednesday Win (2019-MAY-22)

Danny Macaskill: Danny Daycare Danny MacAskill – Danny Daycare Behind The Scenes

Posted in 2019 | Tagged | Leave a comment

[run] 2019-May-19 Smokin’ Trails (Plenty Gorge)

Trail: Plenty Gorge (Yellow Gum Park) Distance: c.19km Track: Grade 3 / Urban

Posted in 2019, outdoors, running | Leave a comment