Happy Singles Awareness Day!

Today is Valentines day. A solitary day of the year reserved for promoting all things related to ‘love’. Conventional wisdom, courtesy of intense commercialistation, would have you believe that this day is purely for celebrating with your significant other. You know, the person whose morning breathe, to you, smells like peaches and cream;  the individual
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“Who is Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf”?

The Twilight Saga - New Moon Before we left South Africa for our Australian holiday, I was aware that I would be missing the midnight screening of the latest cinematic instalment of the Twilight Saga: New Moon. An event that I was not only looking forward to but one that  I had made partial plans for with friends and family. I will not beat around the bush, I was bummed about it. Not only would I miss the midnight premiere but I would also be unable to share the experience with those closest to me. However, that all changed once I stepped foot in the land down under.

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“Pikachu… use FLASH”!

(As seen on Kotaku, via MaximumPC) “Wild Pikachu appeared! Go Metapod! Metapod used Harden! Enemy Pikachu used Flash! Metapod used String Shot!” (Comment by Kotaku User: DJC89, 29 July 2009) As a self-confessed Pokémon fan, I could not resist sharing the above photograph with all of you. I may not be into costume role-playing (cosplay)
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Wordy Wednesday: ‘Vocab101’

For those who do not know, Vocab101 is my daily attempt to find a new and interesting word which could potentially be used in everyday circumstances. The words I find range from the obscene, to the unbelievably true and, of course, the colloquial. Thus, Hans’ Milieu now has a ‘Wordy Wednesday’. Each Hans’ Milieu edition
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Bruno’s Proposal

This weekend I managed to watch Sasha Baron Cohen’s latest mockumentary, Bruno, as well as Ryan Reynolds and Sandra Bullock’s latest romantic comedy (romcom), The Proposal. Bruno First things first; if you did not enjoy watching Borat then do not watch Bruno. Alternatively, if you have not seen Borat and would like to know what
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