Sherlock Holmes 2

Guy Ritchie’s second foray into the world of Sherlock Holmes, in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, opens with a bang. The first question one should ask about a sequel is if it lives up to the first one (actually, the first question should be whether or not to make a sequel). A Game of Shadows definitely lives…
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Wherefore Art The British So Cruel?

I recently discovered a good English TV show on Hulu.  It’s called “Kingdom,” and I would recommend checking it out.  It stars Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom, a small-town solicitor (lawyer), who has to deal with mundane legal problems and sticky family problems. It’s quite a lovely show, without much violence, vulgarity, etc. that seems…
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