Category Archives: Entertainment

How to start playing Go the boardgame

Tell me why I should care about Go? 🙂 Go is a deep, rich, interesting territory control & capture boardgame. I like it for it’s combination of broad strategy and precise tactics. I’m still on the fence about giving it … Continue reading

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The future of the BBC

The BBC was in the news today because it is losing funding due to fewer people choosing to pay for a TV licence. A TV licence is something required by law in the UK before you can watch any live … Continue reading

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‘Richest 1% have almost a quarter of UK wealth, study claims’

You may have seen recently that new research by the Resolution Foundation reveals the richest 1% in the UK have almost a quarter of all the wealth. Here is an article about it: https://www.theguardian.com/inequality/2021/jan/03/richest-1-have-almost-a-quarter-of-uk-wealth-study-claims. This inequality is obviously unacceptable and, … Continue reading

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I made a playlist: Christmas music that doesn’t suck

Link to the playlist in the Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7rxKpHr689h1bHBiDWo8Gp?si=R7nIjvfVR2SlSJpPGxXqWA

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How to play Wavelength (“the telepathic party game”) online

Wavelength is a social guessing game in which two teams compete to read each other’s minds. Continue reading

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Series to watch during a pandemic

Recently my friend Dave asked me to recommend him some series to watch while he is housebound due to the COVID-19 pandemic. So! Here are my suggestions… (For reference, here is the rating system I use). Series I recommend watching … Continue reading

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Dave’s Overall Rating System (DORS)

1 star = Poor2 stars = Average3 stars = Good3.5 stars = Good with moments of greatness4 stars = Great4.5 stars = Great with moments of excellence5 stars = Excellent

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I made a playlist: Best Of Radiohead

Link to the playlist in the Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6EFaKnuj5oVl11IZobLRBe?si=lOINSLeUS_e50HfGZ_8y1A

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The Rolling Stones – GRRR!

Link to the playlist in the Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5t69Z5OlflAPxAMXBvD8RX?si=MvsLDAnITAWQp_5l_FSQCg

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