Ladies – we are cordially invited to a film preview…Thursday at 2pm

Film preview anyone? This is the documentary accompanying Sebastian Junger’s latest book – War. I reviewed it recently for The Army Rumour Service For 15 months, Sebastian Junger followed a single platoon based at remote outpost in eastern Afghanistan. His …

Real Life: Competitive Perfection

On Friday night Hagar and I were watching a programme called something like ‘Killing The Red Baron’, in it were two ex-Fast Jet pilots, who said that all pilots, in their nature, were competitive. Hagar agreed and then recanted his …