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REVIEW: My Summer Reads

So I recently spent a week abroad. I don’t do so good on sun holidays because I burn easily enough in Ireland and I like doing stuff instead of lying down, which I do quite frequently at home for free. … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones Fatigue

So Season 2 is drawing to a close. What have we learned? Peter Dinklage is awesome (not that we needed to be reminded), this season is much less anchored without Sean Bean, and boobies solve everything. Awhile ago I wrote … Continue reading

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Prostitution in Game of Thrones

There has been much criticism of Game of Thrones, especially of the TV series. It’s been accused of being sexist, racist, sexist, too violent, sexist and sexist again. Now most of this critisim has been levelled at the HBO adaptation so … Continue reading

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Kindle

Well the stars have aligned, Mars has come into cojunction with Venus and I am suddenly and unexpectedly in possession of some money. I won a quiz about Bioshock Infinite on the Escapist Magazine, the prize was $100 dollar gift … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Attila: The Gathering of the Storm by William Napier

Attila: The Gathering of the Storm by Wiliam Napier 2 out of 5 So this is marginally better than the first in the series. It deals with Attila’s return from exile and his gathering of the various Hun tribes to … Continue reading

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REVIEW: 'Smoke and Mirrors' by Neil Gaiman

      Smoke and Mirrors by Neil Gaiman        8 out of 10         My friends have been trying to get me into Neil Gaiman for a while. Good Omens, which he co-authored with … Continue reading

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REVIEW: 'Ship of Rome' by John Stack

Ship of Rome: Masters of the Sea 1 by John Stack 7 out of 10 I first read about Stack when an account of him writing this series about the Punic wars and getting a Harper Collins three book deal was … Continue reading

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