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Looks quite interesting - I like the reference to it being a "nagocracy" as well.
the Brazil game. YUP.
I was at a dinner party conversation recently where that was discussed and I had nothing intelligent to say. I hate that feeling
I don't know that feeling, but I'm sure I'd hate it.
but i have a feeling the tv will be in use for fucking big brother...
i hate that programme, and it's not ending anytime soon.
i thought it was funny a while back when Bob Geldof was complaining that the Chinese were investing in Africa.
tend to invest a lot of money in regimes that most countries won't deal with, though?
we sold him arms?
comes with hidden political costs.
I just thought it was dumb of him to whine about it :)
and only caught the end. d'oh.
who thought it would have anything to do with politics
it was pretty interesting. the shots of the villages reminded me of the villages i saw last summer.
I did watch it trying to read between the lines though. Surely the BBC can't have filmed it without input from the Chinese govt.