Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891


Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

The archive for September, 2005

The following lettres were posted during this month:

The Expressionism of Cookery

Posted upon the 25th of September, 2005

Why are cookbook photos always shot in such blurry focus that you can discern nothing more than an exercise in the use of pure colour?!

Two Playlists

Posted upon the 20th of September, 2005

Twentieth Show The Clash – Death Or Glory Stiff Little Fingers – Law and Order Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Pin Adverts – Gary Gilmore’s Eyes The Who – Dancing in the Street Chumbawamba – Beginning To Take It Back Tom Waits – Eggs and Sausage Crass – Where Next Columbus The Specials – Rat Race […]

…and here it is.

Posted upon the 7th of September, 2005

DJ Sir Frederick Chook, Esq. MC Admiral ShareAll TurnHer MC Cornelius Hemmingway A full crew of pirates David Rovics – Black Flag Flying Billy Bragg – Birds and Ships 13th Floor Elevators – Monkey Island The Decemberists – The Mariner’s Revenge Song The Beatles – Octopus’s Garden Jefferson Airplane – Long John Silver Covenant – […]