Category: TV


  • My favourite things of 2021

    My favourite things of 2021

    It’s that time of year again where everyone posts a blog about their favourite things of the years. “Things” mean different things to people, but for me it means books, music, film, TV, and moments that stick out for whatever reason. Let’s get stuck into the year we’re living through, now we’re nearly at the […]

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  • I Know What You Did Last Summer by Lois Duncan – an examination

    I Know What You Did Last Summer by Lois Duncan – an examination

    SPOILERS AHEAD! Lois Duncan was a household name if your house was home to kids with library memberships in the 70s and 80s. Her books for young people were Young Adult before the genre became mainstreamed. Looked down on, these books were known back then as Juvenile Fiction. Not that Lois Duncan ever wrote fiction […]

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  • Things That Make Me Happy During Lockdown

    Things That Make Me Happy During Lockdown

    Lockdown is tough on everyone. All of our freedoms have been snatched from us, our TV sets and streaming services help a little, but the more adverts I see telling me to #StayAtHome the more I want to scream. No-one wants to overwhelm our NHS, but of course if The Tories hadn’t slashed it to […]

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  • My Favourite Things Of 2019

    2019 was a year when the changes hinted by 2018 finally came to pass. Thank you 2018, you rotten bugger. Anyway, my Favourite Things have been arranged in a list format, and they’re all practically interchangeable so there’s no countdown. 2019 has been a strange year, so it goes without saying that without these Favourite […]

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  • Lois & Clark, I still love you. Oh yes I do!

    Lois & Clark, I still love you. Oh yes I do!

    The Saturday night time slot on BBC1 has always been traditionally family-oriented. It was where Doctor Who sat snugly for decades. By the 90s, with Doctor Who temporarily rested (except in the New Adventure novels), there was space for something else. Something…glossier. Something American. Superman made sense for Saturday night television. But the Superman TV […]

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  • My Favourite Insane ‘Real Housewives’ Moments Ever!

    My Favourite Insane ‘Real Housewives’ Moments Ever!

    Ever since Teresa Giudice shook a table threateningly at Danielle Staub during lunch, the Real Housewives franchise has unleashed some of the most remarkably insane television – and I’ve loved every second of it. But some scenes have impacted harder, burrowed deeper, than others. In celebration of one of my favourite TV product, here are […]

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  • The Best Doctor Who Story In The Universe Ever

    The Best Doctor Who Story In The Universe Ever

    Choosing which wire to clip on a ticking bomb is probably much easier than choosing a favourite episode of Doctor Who. There are literally decades worth of stories and episodes to choose from, all those different Doctors and their companions friends. You have the Era you grew up watching (for me The McCoy Era), then […]

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  • Being A Teenager In The ’90s

    Being A Teenager In The ’90s

    As things change, things also stay the same. A mystery assailant with a grudge against high-profile officials sends bombs in the US Mail. Sabrina The Teenage Witch gets up to silly magical hi-jinks with the help of her two kooky old aunts. RuPaul hosts a chat show crammed with celebrity guests. You might think I’m […]

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