Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
3 March 2004

The geek shall inherit the Earth

The Lord of the Rings' Oscar sweep points to a society that is happier inhabiting Middle-Earth than confronting life in the real world.

26 February 2004

The end of the affairs

Was Sex and the City's climax a triumph for romance, or did the girls simply grow up?

19 February 2004

Examination, examination, examination

Forget this endless exam reform - bring back education.

18 February 2004

What school rules?

Unless schools set high academic standards, they will never get the buggers to behave. A teacher writes.

12 February 2004

The unspeakable is here to stay

Words can still shock us - even if Johnny Rotten's c-word rant couldn't.

12 February 2004

TV UK, 12 February

Angels in America was a ridiculously overblown, overhyped and self-consciously worthy luvviefest, but let's not hold that against it.

6 February 2004

TV UK, 6 February

Drunk and Dangerous in Cardiff.

4 February 2004

‘Man’s bullshit’ and other wars

Why Cold Mountain has gained a warm reception.

30 January 2004

The chilling of investigative journalism

Law lords should not judge what reporters can and cannot say.

30 January 2004

BBC: cut the crap

The BBC is a broadcaster, not a political opposition.