This is the second time I’ve devoted a post to a podcast from Sam Harris. I got back on my bike to work last week and that gave me a chance to dig through the backlog of things recorded on my phone. One thing I heard has stuck with me for quite some time and I […]Read more "The Vulnerable World – Raindrops in a Cloud"
Warning! this post contains lots of spoilers for both Avengers: Endgame and Season 8 of Game of Thrones so, if you’re not all caught up, please read no further. . . . . Spoilers ahead!!!! . . . . . . . . last chance – spoilers ahead! . . . . I didn’t […]Read more "The Long Night – Ups and Downs of Fan Service"
Episode 4 – Operation Paperclip This is by far the strongest episode so far. I’ll start with a negative, though. This has happened a few times now in the series and it can be quite disconcerting. We open episode 4 on an airliner being plagued by a UFO. Hynek is on board and watching the […]Read more "Project Blue Book – Season 1: Episode 4 Review"
So, I thought long and hard about whether to go to the midnight screening at my local Cineworld last night. In the end, the child in me won out and I duly crept off in the middle of the night to see the conclusion to over 10 years of world-building in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. […]Read more "Tonight’s Viewing – Avengers: Endgame (spoiler free)"
Episode 3 – The Lubbock Lights There is something of a jump in quality in bits of this episode. The lead characters have found their feet and are building good chemistry with each other which was lacking in the first two episodes. Quinn and Hynek make a decent pairing in an understated kind of way. […]Read more "Project Blue Book – Season 1: Episode 3 Review"
Episode 2 – The Flatwoods Monster Episode 2 of History Channel’s Project Blue Book dramatization is about another one of the most famous UFO cases: The Flatwoods Monster of West Virginia. This is the case of a group of children who saw a mysterious light crossing the sky, crashing in some woods. When they went […]Read more "Project Blue Book – Season 1: Episode 2 Review"
Episode 1 – The Fuller Dogfight Project Blue Book, the new series based on the United States Air Force’s investigations into UFOs, has been saved on my Sky Box for a few weeks now and I thought I would take the plunge last night. Renewed interest in the subject matter seems to coincide with the […]Read more "Project Blue Book – Season 1: Episode 1 Review"