I keep trying really hard to escape anything to do with Christmas but where ever I go, I end up being forced to listen to jingle bells or people rushing around stressed because they have not got Uncle Bob his woolly socks yet and there is only 4 weeks left to go.
Retired publishing editor Tara Chi is ranting about Penguin Books as she suggests big business profits have superceeded ethical practise. Do they have used duff reviews or questionable tactics to market titles? aShe profers the idea, celebrity status proceeds talent when it comes to selecting what gets published and what doesn’t.
Stylishchick gives a rave review following her third stay at iconic golden era Spanish 5 star hotel in Marbella, Los Monteros and the famed beach club La Cabane frequented by purveyors of understated luxury and comfort and Hollywood movie stars alike.
Fred Moss has a rave about Innocent the UK fresh food and drinks company and brand founded by Cambridge grads Richard Reed, Adam Balon and Jon Wright whilst working together in advertising
Chinatopsy bought in to the marketing of high end sweat and T shirt company Peace Love World however the $98 South Miami Beach sweat pants didn’t quite live up whatever J Lo and Kim Kardashian might say. Is it time to stop trusting those pesky celebs?
Headie gives a compelling rave review for Hsaio-Hung Pai’s undercover documentary for Channel 4 about UK brothels exploiting and terrorising immigrant illegals into prostitution. “Incredible endurance, courage and commitment” to groundbreaking film making.
ChaCha is raving about Bernie, a 2011 black comedy directed by Richard Linklater, and written by Linklater and Skip Hollandsworth. The film stars Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine and Matthew McConaughey.