Monthly Archives: June 2012

Primitive Accumulation: The Musical

Look at this photo of a model for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympic games as envisioned by Danny Boyle, the eccentric film director of many well-known films including Trainspotting, 28 Days Later, and Slumdog Millionaire. Titled “Isles … Continue reading


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“All professions are conspiracies against the laity”– Spoken by the curmudgeon Sir Patrick Cullen in Shaw’s “The Doctor’s Dilemma”, a play that skewers the medical profession in such a way in which sexual attraction, artistic jealousies and pecuniary strategies, defeats … Continue reading

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