the baggy trousered misanthropist

missives issued from the lair

Marc Albrighton has just scored Leicester City’s second goal of the night and, assuming they don’t go all Arsenal on us, will proceed directly to the quarter finals of the Champions League. Their performance has been everything part 2 of the Ranieri era was not; purposeful, competitive, pressing, intense. They’re irresistible. How ironic then, that …

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Image: Jim Dyson/Getty Images Europe. Perhaps the revelations of the Leveson Enquiry have desensitised us to corruption and collusion between the media, the police and government, but the full impact of the Hillsborough Independent Panel’s report has yet to be felt. The enquiry found that police statements were systematically altered to support the theory that Liverpool …

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Liverpool’s Odeon One. A little too quiet for some. Image: multibuild. Cinema-goers in Liverpool have apparently demanded refunds from their local Odeon after failing to realise that ‘The Artist‘ is a silent film. I can only assume that these are essentially the same people who enhance my viewing pleasure during movies by discussing their sex …

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