Monthly Archives: August 2014

Richard Attenborough, curtains at last.

“Of course I’d rather have nice things written about me, but I’m not a great auteur, I’m not a great director. I’m a good director. I have an ability to make people examine certain circumstances,” Richard Attenborough, 1923 – 2014. … Continue reading

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Jesse Owens and Luz Long, true sportsmen

“Yesseh Oh-vens!!” Today is the day that Jesse Owens won third of his four gold medals(100m, 200m, 400m relays and the long jump) in the Berlin Olympic Games. A record that stood for 48 years. Even though we often think … Continue reading

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