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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Rewind film: The Thin Blue Line, directed by Errol Morris (1988)

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by James Porteous

    ... James Porteous The Thin Blue Line Director: Errol Morris The Thin Blue Line was not nominated for an Oscar, despite being named film of the year- either feature or documentary- in four ... Kipling to argue that police are the "thin blue line" separating society from anarchy. There are the witnesses, one an obvious madwoman and fantasist, another who boasts of his ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Album of the week: Our Love, by Caribou

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by MADELINE GRESSEL

    ... synth lines that felt like dry ice. It was a standout song in a smashingly good year for indie electronic music (Delorean, Emeralds, Four Tet, Hot Chip … the list goes on). The album it came on, ... in through hairline fractures in the basslines. After repeated listens, the titular "love" begins to emerge, bleeding from the music's clean lines. Suddenly, the feeling dawns ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - GEOPOLITICS

    Book review: The South China Sea- The Struggle for Power in Asia, by Bill Hayton

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by BEN RICHARDSON

    ... while Vietnam's regime is plagued by many of the same issues as China's. China's extensive claims are perhaps best known: a sweeping line formed from nine dashes that gobbles up ... into the nationalist corner, Beijing has little room to manoeuvre without appearing weak and bringing its legitimacy to rule into question. "From primary school to politburo, the U-shaped line has become ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Auctioned artist at eight

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by ANEEMARIE EVANS

    ... neckline, nose as he begins to sketch her face. When the sitter breaks into a smile, he observes and proceeds to draw more lines around the mouth. Young artist Kenny Lau Kin-gi has warmed up since ... with a bendy, green Star Ferry in the foreground. Kenny has won more than 60 international prizes for his art. He first held a paintbrush at the age of one, could create lines and squares by two, ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Art collective's pink tears draw attention to Johannesburg's run down buildings

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by GDN

    ... housing for thousands of people living below the poverty line, which Arboleda believes contributes to "the climate of crime and fear" on the streets. Although crime rates are reported ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology

    Video game review: Fifa 15, by EA Sports

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... sense of purpose to the back line, although things can easily be switched back to the regular "legacy defence". Passing has been updated ever so slightly, each move now a little ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books

    E-/audiobook reviews: Non-fiction, by Charmaine Chan

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by Charmaine Chan

    ... Less than 70 years after the word "automation" was introduced by Ford Motor engineers to describe new machinery on the company's assembly lines, Google this year presented ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books

    Celebrating the centenary of poet Dylan Thomas' birth

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by Gary Jones

    ... has the closing lines of Thomas' poem Fern Hill tattooed on an arm ("A 60th birthday present from my wife," he says). The self-styled "The Dylan Thomas Guy", Towns has ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Flying Lotus explores the afterlife in new album

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by NYT

    ... track featuring typically heavy Thundercat bass lines. A song later, Snoop arrives for Dead Man's Tetris, a creepy, gunshot-fuelled crawl through the realm of the dead. Woven throughout ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    Book review: Us, by David Nicholls

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by James Kidd

    ... in what his wife is saying. "I didn't say anything about burglars. I said I think our marriage has run its course. Douglas, I think I want to leave you." The line articulates a very ...




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