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Appropriately-named things – UPDATED

In this post, I am looking at things that are / were appropriately named. And I start with: BORIS JOHNSON & JEREMY C**T: Self-explanatory, really. I didn’t watch the Tory leadership debate on BBC1 (though I did see a bit … Continue reading

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TV preview for June 5th

And so we come to the final day of Trump’s state visit. And here’s a preview of what will be on television. MILKSHAKE!: Educational entertainment for the under-fives. Characters such as Captain Garbage and So-Called “Tommy” have milkshake thrown at … Continue reading

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TV preview for June 4th

On June 4th, the second day of Britain being enveloped in a cloud of orange bawbaggery, there will be programmes on British television. A preview of these programmes follows: TRUMPTON: After the success of Judd Trump’s exhibition match against Barney … Continue reading

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TV preview for this weekend and June 3rd

This weekend, there will as usual be a lot of programmes on British television. These will include an episode of the world’s greatest-ever sitcom Dad’s Army and lots of gripping snooker – as well as the news, which hopefully will … Continue reading

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Poem: Tories Out

Another poem I wrote last night while watching news coverage of the beginning of the end of May. TORIES OUT To paraphrase What the Bae Of Pigs once said In the name of God Go, woman (And you can go … Continue reading

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Glass, bottle – bottle, glass

I’m currently reading Always Leave Them Laughing, John Fisher’s biography of Tommy Cooper. It’s the book that the excellent drama about Cooper that was on ITV a few years ago (the one in which David Threlfall played him) was based … Continue reading

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Worst TV Sitcoms Ever

I’ve acquired a copy of Mark Lewisohn’s Radio Times Guide to TV Comedy, which has inspired me to decide once and for all what my favourite and least favourite television sitcoms are. I’ll start with the worst. In reverse order: … Continue reading

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