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Is this the most intense man in the UK?

November 29, 2010

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Watching TV can be hazardous for your health. Viewing commercial channels can result in broken bones, grazes, fights and in some rare cases death caused by ill-fortunate leaps for the remote when in an advert you hear “Go Com…” Similarly I have noticed a new and altogether more sneaky parallel on the BBC who obviously have […]

Tim Minchin!

October 25, 2010

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Now, I am very fussy when handing out compliments to musical comedy acts – I love Flight Of The Conchords, some Bill Bailey and that is about it. Tim Minchin I immediately labelled a one-trick pony on first viewing, but I think I was wrong. Tonight he appeared as a guest on Dave Gorman’s Genius, […]

Could I Just Say?

September 28, 2010

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David Mitchell – quite apart from being a brilliant comedy performer in Peep Show and equally entertaining on panel shows – is pioneering the Twitter comedy scene. I joined Twitter recently having avoided the website for a very long time due to my grumpy, old-fashioned outlook on life. Since joining, David Mitchell has had me […]

Monday’s mixed bag of goodies

September 27, 2010

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Tonight I managed to catch up with the previews of An Idiot Abroad (not having Sky and all) which I thoroughly recommend – especially for those who have followed the Gervais/Merchant/Pilkington podcasts and radio shows. It is just wonderful! Lulled into a pleasant mood by Karl’s surreal observations and Ricky’s evil old witch cackle, two […]

Jonathan Ross Must Be Laughing

September 26, 2010

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Two days ago I confidently announced to my parents that Rob Brydan is fast becoming one of my all time favourite TV entertainment personalities. He completely transformed Would I Lie To You? (BBC 1) From average to excellent with his charming sense of self deprecation. It was with shock then that on Saturday night, full […]