Bit of a morbid title there, I realise… the reaction of people to Steve Irwin’s death has been a bit over the top, I think. Particularly twinned with Colin Thiele’s death on the same day, and the distinct lack of matching grief or accolades from the public or politicians. Beattie’s “oh, we could have a national park or award named after him…” thing is great, but seriously – millions of books sold, Storm Boy for heaven’s sake, and nothing for Thiele??
Movies/TV of 2018
The Martian (rewatch) * Hip Hop Evolution * Arrival * Murder on the Orient Express * Beauty and the Beast (2017) * Hunt for the Wilderpeople * Magellan * Hunt for the Red October (rewatch) * Blade Trinity (rewatch) * Aliens (rewatch) * Wonder Woman (rewatch) * Alien Covenant (rewatch) * Pacific Rim (rewatch) * The Last Jedi (rewatch) * The Good Place (season 2) *