Media Project Part 3: I Have Killed.

I have killed, and I have been killed. I have led countless lives over countless battlefields. I have fought on the beaches of Normandy, in the far reaches of space, across the Russian steppe and on US soil. I have commanded Paratroopers assaulting German SS positions on the Cotentin peninsular, led valiant Space Marines in … Continue reading

Dad Stuff…

It’s been a good long while since I did a nice and easy opinion piece, so I thought that today of all days might be a good time to take a deep breath and get some thoughts down on paper. Er. Screen? Whatever. It was not long ago that I was asked a pretty interesting … Continue reading

Homeland Season 1 Episode 1: Meeting New People.

Welcome to a new ongoing post here on The First Down Blog, My 12 part series about Homeland Season 1. In it I’ll be taking an episode by episode look at the first season of Homeland, the Showtime produced 12 part drama starring Claire Danes and Damian Lewis based on the Israeli TV series Hatufim … Continue reading

Hoisted With Thier Own Petards.

If your anything like me, you probably have more than a passing acquaintance with Facebook and its various pages, profiles, likes and comments. If your also like me you like nothing more than seeing a deserving public takedown. Somewhat like what Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Jonah Hill and Daniel Craig all had to say about … Continue reading