The West Wing revisited

I’ve been rewatching The West Wing, the fantastic Aaron Sorkin series set in the White House. We watched this on first run (on free-to-air TV) until about… fifth season I think? When Aaron Sorkin left (was pushed?) we stopped …

When in Rome…

I watched the first episode of Season 2 of HBO’s Rome and am happy to see that its record of violence, sex and plotting still stands. The entire cast is back (even CiarĂ¡n Hinds as Caesar and Indira Varma as …

Bugs, Mr Rico! Lotsa bugs!

This article appeared in Frontier Issue 20 July 2000.

Animation has seen a rennaisance in recent years, with many animated TV shows and films appearing. Previously, animation in Western society was mostly aimed at children – Disney and its ilk. …