About Pete

Founding father of Uborka, and pioneer of the really-long straw.


February 28, 2021

Alcohol-Free Beers (Part Twenty)

(View previous instalments here) This month’s selection box from AFBeerClub contains six new alcohol-free beers for me to review, and two I’ve had before. Here’s the first three reviews, which I write while Bernard does his piano practice downstairs. He’s … Continue reading

February 22, 2021

Alien (1979)

We had a very frank talk earlier in the day about how this project is going, and whether forcing classic movies down Bernard’s throat was actually doing any of us any good. But we decided to persevere, for now, and … Continue reading

February 8, 2021

Jaws (1975)

I was particularly looking forward to this film as, like The Godfather, it’s one of those classic films that I have never seen before, not because I didn’t want to see it, but because the opportunity never quite seemed to … Continue reading