The Timeless Art of Skimping: Awful tips for saving money

from Splendid Fred's cheif financial correspondent, Luke Irwin When I first met my new neighbour, he told me one of the most depressing stories I’ve heard in my life.  The power in his building had been cut off the previous year, and rather stew in his own filth like most normal people, he decided, “I …

Splendid Fred’s Splendid Oscar Predictions II: The Results

James D. Irwin, Ken Rogers, and Alex Ivanovich assess the accuracy of their Oscar predictions. Well over a month ago the three of us got drunk together and wildly guessed at who might win at the Oscars. We did this despite having only seen three nominated films. Some of the films nominated hadn't been released, …

D@rwin: Cultiv-8 Review

D@rwin's Cultiv-8 production reviewed by Charlotte Constable. 2nd Feb 2013 Performing Arts Studio 2, The University of Winchester Artistic Director: Debbie Lee-Anthony Tonight the University of Winchester’s touring dance company, D@win, presented another of their eclectic annual productions. This year the work, entitled Cultiv-8 and directed by Debbie Lee-Anthony, saw the third year choreographers within …

Frankenstein Galvanised

Reviewed by Glenn Fosbraey, Editor-in-Chief Frankenstein Galvanised – Red Rattle Books To say that Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus (to give it its full title) has aged well as a novel is as understated as saying that Sherlock Holmes was pretty observant. Even though reading and re-reading Frankenstein is one of those joys in life …