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Unfunny Business

Posted in FILM with tags , , , on November 15, 2016 by dcairns


Over at The Chiseler, a consideration of three questionable comics, including the man pictured above, a sort of Nigel Farrage of his day, but with a more robust grasp of economic theory. I’m pretty pleased with this one. Here.


Posted in FILM, Mythology with tags , , , on October 31, 2016 by dcairns


Over at The Chiseler — a Halloweeny treat!

Optic Nervousness

Posted in FILM with tags , , , , on August 31, 2016 by dcairns


I’m one of several contributors, with Daniel Riccuito, Jennifer Matsui and Tom Sutpen, to another piece over at The Chiseler — a collaboration where even I can’t tell which parts I wrote. Points to anyone who identifies a Cairns sentence correctly. I may not be the idiosyncratic genius we always thought — or maybe Daniel, Jennifer and Tom are too? Yes, I prefer that explanation.

I won’t say what it’s about — you may have to decide for yourself. But I will say that it’s here.