Month: February 2009

February 25, 2009

I just watched the new Law and Order UK, recorded from last night.

I am fan of the original US show, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. I was less enamored with some of the later spin-offs, but was curious how the UK show would be.

Unfortunately, I was distracted throughout by the actor’s accents – cheerful London chappies, almost verging on fake cockney, for the police, while the chief lawyer is as plummy as they come. Pure stereotypes, and clearly aimed at a possible American market.

February 24, 2009

Further to my previous post, it turned out that LiveJournal’s handling of custom domains wasn’t as clever as I’d hoped. As a result, I’ve reverted back to Blogger as my main blog.

February 23, 2009

Since January, my blog, hosted at Blogger, has been mirrored to this LiveJournal account. The mirroring process has worked without a hitch, but I’ve become dissatisfied that although the articles on both sites are the same, I haven’t found a way to do the same for any comments made.

February 11, 2009

This is possibly a common occurrence for people with more common surnames, but Googling my name – as you do – I’ve just discovered that there is another Chris Malme in the world. Quite weird, but I felt obliged to drop him an email and…

February 10, 2009

I haven’t spoken about this up to now, as I didn’t want to spoil any surprises.At the end of November, last year, Mike Whitaker asked me if I would play drums for a live dramatic performance of the "Before The Dawn" song series (or, at…

February 10, 2009

Eating Well – A Diet Blog February 10, 2009 8:52 A.M. Weight: 357.6 lbs. This weekend I went to a filk (science fiction/music) convention, which is held each year in February. Normally when I go away to these things, I don’t worry too much about…