Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Standard Bearer of Football Romanticism

In recent years, I spent considerably less hours watching football then in I had before. Once I finished my studies, the intensity in my life had increased considerably and I no longer found the time to watch matches from esoteric leagues worldwide. My weekly football dosage has reduced to following each Barcelona match religiously, as well […]


A few days ago I was at a friend’s place in Jerusalem, and re-watched the second half of Dogma. It is a glorious movie, which has that rare quality of being ridiculous and witty simultaneously. Its subject is the catholic religion, but at my umpteenth time watching the movie, I noticed how many other fields can be parodied similarly. […]