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Christopher Fowler
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Hallowe'en was possibly observed around the world, possibly for centuries, possibly not. Unlike other ceremonial events it has no confirmed pedigree, so all bets are off. In the same way that America successfully monetised Christmas in the 20th century it did the same with Hallowe'en, colour-coding it and providing a specific number of purchasable requirements. In the 80s I took a picture of a…
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Christopher Fowler
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I have started ranting at the TV. I never used to even watch it. As a result, I'm completely out of the loop. The last show I saw was 'Minder' on television in a hospital waiting room. I think they have it permanently tuned to the 1980s. I'd been looking forward to Alex Garland's SF TV series 'Devs'. The writer-director is an exciting, frustrating talent. 'Dredd', 'Sunshine' and 'The Beach' all…
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