From Fiction to Fantasy with Ruby Sparks

The directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris have returned to the spotlight to promote their latest creation, a movie called ‘Ruby Sparks’.  The excitement surrounding their reappearance is understandable, given the success of their last film, ‘Little Miss Sunshine’, which earned  two Oscars, two BAFTAs, a score of other international and American film awards, and […]

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Room 101: the Olympic Mascots

Having recently returned to the fore in the form of a Frank Skinner-hosted TV panel show, Room 101, named after the infamous torture room in Orwell’s 1984, is more popular than ever. But what would you consign to a fate worse than death? The Queen? Fabio Capello? Andy Murray? No, this summer, Wenlock and Mandeville […]

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