A history of Porn

The article on not watching porn has generated a lot of interest so naturally I thought I would revisit it. I have used pornography on and off through most of my adult life. I’m sure I’m not alone in this. What started as occasional purchases of top-shelf magazines such as Club International and Mayfair movedContinue reading “A history of Porn”

A Girl at My Door

Director:┬áJuly Jung Doona Bae, Sae-ron Kim, Sae-byeok Song There is a reason why all films have long credit seequences. The list of personnel involved in making a film is invariably long and most end titles for even a modest film like this are at least 3 minutes of the film’s duration. It could also beContinue reading “A Girl at My Door”

K-film review: Phone

Phone (2002), starring Ha Ji-won and Eun Seo-woo, directed by Ahn Byeong-ki Coming after the internationally successful Asian horrors Ring and The Grudge, Phone is another film that finds supernatural horror in objects that are all around us. Ceverly, the film makes use of the ringtone as a motif for the film’s scary moments. TheContinue reading “K-film review: Phone”

Online dating: it’s not for me

Recently I’ve been thinking about internet dating and how common it has become. Sites such as Ok Cupid and Plenty of Fish are popular becuase they are free to use (although both offer premium rates for added services). As well as these online websites (which offer a traditional approach to dating where if you likeContinue reading “Online dating: it’s not for me”