For some reason I'm getting hundreds of Helen Mirren hits this morning. A quick Wiki tells me that
a) she was born Ilyena Vasilievna Mironov
b) no children
It's true. The left-wing, alternative 60s generation really does contain the unfertilised seeds of its own destruction.
There's a small postette at Biased BBC.
And the Copper (whose book I bought for my aunt at Christmas) has an entertaining email.