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October 20, 2017

Operation Mincemeat (2010)

"Operation Mincemeat, launched in 1943, was one of the most successful wartime deceptions ever attempted. Masterminded by Charles Cholmondeley and Ewen Montagu, the plan involved the dead body of a tramp and a plethora of faked documents. By convincing the Germans that the Allies planned to attack Greece instead of Sicily, they helped change the course of World War Two."

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 10:48 AM

Talking Heads - Girlfriend Is Better

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 10:44 AM

October 19, 2017

Lulu

"The CIA tried to motivate her with food and playtime but Lulu, presumably a longtime defender of human rights abroad, was skeptical about working for an agency with a long history of election intrusion, warrantless surveillance and assassinations. Like all of us, she wanted treats, but at what cost?"

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 07:44 AM

Anoushka Shankar - Boat To Nowhere (Matt Robertson Remix)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 07:42 AM

October 18, 2017

Secret Lives of the Super Rich - Senada Adzem, Super Broker

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 10:04 AM

Crystal Castles - Baptism

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 10:01 AM

October 17, 2017

Creative interview with artist and illustrator Kate Leiper

"Artist and illustrator Kate Leiper's work immerses you in a world of stories and myth. The co-creator of 'An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales' talks to me about her method of storytelling."

For example: Theresa Breslin reads from An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures.

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 12:24 AM

Kate Bush Talking, Laughing And Singing On Chopin

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 12:21 AM

October 16, 2017

Camille Paglia: Art and Spirituality (Chicago Humanities Festival - 2012)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 01:05 PM

Zolita - Fight Like a Girl

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 01:04 PM

October 14, 2017

John Dee: Scholar Courtier Magician

"I was lucky enough to be shown around the Royal College of Physicians' John Dee exhibit in mid-January 2016."

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 04:37 PM

The Sisters Of Mercy - Dominion

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 04:34 PM

October 13, 2017

Blade Runner 2049 - Black Out 2022

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 07:17 AM

a-ha - Take On Me (Live From MTV Unplugged, Giske 2017)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 07:15 AM

October 12, 2017

Millionaire Basement Wars (2015)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 07:28 AM

The Human League - Love Action (I Believe In Love)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 07:24 AM

October 11, 2017

Star Trek Continues E03 "Fairest of Them All"

"In the Mirror Universe, Spock faces a choice that determines the future of the Terran Empire."

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 08:07 AM

Perfume Genius - Wreath

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 08:05 AM