Please use the SEARCH ENGINE on the right of each page to try your luck and find a review I might have written about some obscure item way back when. NAMES MUST BE TYPED WITH THEIR CORRECT SYMBOLS AND ACCENTS, OR ELSE NOTHING WILL BE FOUND (example: JOËLLE LÉANDRE, not “JOELLE LEANDRE”).

Touching Extremes began in the summer of 2001 on an old PC running on a cracked copy of Windows 98, switching to more “modern” software and computers only in 2007. In the rural area where this writer is based, broadband internet was a chimera until 2011. It has been an adventure, really. This does not justify the naive shallowness of some of the earlier reviews, not to mention the still-present grammar bloopers and invented words. English is not my mother tongue, after all.

I am leaving the archives visible for merely historic/nostalgic reasons, but am going to subject them to a gradual revision, with consequent repulisti of the worst trash and/or bullshit. The process is probably going to see my demise before its end, for there are 2.156 posts lodged herein…