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Television and radio programme reviews, trailers, highlights, twilights and cinema news. Also the neglected gems from years past.

How (not) to jump out of a tree (video)

HOW (not) to jump out of a tree:

Posted: 11th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Astrology Songs: The musical

ASTROLOGY songs: the musical. Here’s the star himself, Harvey Sid Fisher:

Libra

The rest are on page 2.

Posted: 10th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Fainting QVC presenter makes Top 10 TV Faints

HAVE you heard of Cassie Slane? She’s going viral after she fainted during a segment on QVC (not the first time she’s had ‘health issues’ on-screen). She slurred her words while selling a tablet for children (the electronic kind, not some medicine) and keeled over while her co-host gamely continued to ignore her and try in a bid to carry on pitching at viewers.

Slane has written on Facebook: “Thanks to everyone for your kind words. I am feeling alot better today!”

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Posted: 9th, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, TV & Radio | Comment


The dildo missile launcher (video)

IF America ever bans guns, this is what every patriot will be packing. It’s for self-defence, dammit! The Slingshot Channel showcases the Launcher of Love,  capable of firing 28mm D.I.L.D.O. missiles.

Iran, we have you surrounded. The Great Corrupter is primed:

Posted: 7th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment (1)


Speeding truck turns into box of apples (video)

ET Voila! In this video a speeding truck becomes a box of apples in a puff of smoke:

Posted: 6th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


One of the best synovial fluid harvesting videos ever

YOU saw this and this. Now see this ideo of a man harvesting synovial fluid:

Posted: 6th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


The weirdest moments from My Strange Addiction

MY Strange Addiction is the TV show of people who sniff seats, lick windows and want you to now about it:

 

Spotters: ramirezbundydahmer,stormytherabbit,deardementia,sexorcizm,m1ke-fuentes,ireallylikedoughnuts,bottoms-up,thrillhousevanhouten,queenoftheorphansyo,sadtimesatridgemonthigh,jadedqueer,hree-cheers-for-sweet-buttsex,the-nard-cat

Posted: 5th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Mayo’s finest dancer, John Conneely, on Ireland’s Late Late Show (video)

FLASHBACK to see Mayo’s finest dancer, John Conneely, on Ireland’s Late Late Show.

Posted: 5th, October 2012 | In: Flashback, TV & Radio | Comment


American news presenter Jennifer Livingstone gets called fat (video)

AMERICAN news presenter Jennifer Livingstone goes on WKBT News 8 to show off a well-constructed letter received from a concerned viewer. Livingstone is accused of being a habitual obesity fan. Hey, Livingstone already knew that.

It’s a slow news day on WKBT:

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Posted: 4th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comments (3)


TV caption: laptops and bong waster do no mix

TV caption of the day. So. Which of you two had the laptop..?

Posted: 4th, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


A rough guide to Bridport, Dorset – a truly remarkable film

ADR films takes in Bridport, Dorset. This is what they should have put on the Voyager probes. It depicts human life as an aliens might view it: out of kilter, hard to focus on and lacking in reason.  might be some kind of genius:

Posted: 2nd, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


A Molotov Cocktail explodes in slow motion

EVER wonder what a Molotov Cocktail looks like exploding in slow motion?

Spotter: Devour

Posted: 2nd, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Gangnam Han Solo Style: the video

GANGNAM Han Solo Style:

Posted: 1st, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


The world’s greatest cats video

THE cat collection. Laugh it up. When cats takeover, this will be all humanity has…

Posted: 1st, October 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Bobby Bad has talent

WAITER!

Posted: 30th, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


The best school outing ever – a black pupil recounts his trip to the cotton farm

EAT yer heart out Megan Stammers. You scored a field trip to Los Angeles and then to France. This pupil went to a cotton picking farm. Literally. Language is NSFW:

Posted: 28th, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


The unicycle Red Hand Gang at play

THE Red Hand Gang are downsized in austerity USA:

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Posted: 27th, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


From 1976 two Swine Flu films to scare the life out of you

WINTER is coming. And that means swine flu. Be afraid. In 1976, you were very afaird. And Dotty – poor, poor Dotty. Well, she died:

Posted: 26th, September 2012 | In: Flashback, TV & Radio | Comment


Taliban and Al Qaeda big losers at 64th Primetime Emmy Awards: winners in full

TO the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards, to see Damian Lewis win best actor in a drama series for his role in Homeland, and Dame Maggie Smith win best supporting actress for her role in Downton Abbey. Lewis thanked his wife:  “I adore you darling.”  Claire Danes, who won best actress for her role in Homeland thanks to: “My husband, my love, my life, my baby daddy, this doesn’t mean anything without you.”  Such is the fascination with the War on Terror (what Obama wanted renamed the “Overseas Contingency Operation” and George Dubya Bush We actually wanted called “the struggle against ideological extremists who do not believe in free societies who happen to use terror as a weapon to try to shake the conscience of the free world”) that it features on one front page: the Sun leads with news that British Taliban wants to murder Prince Harry. Other Brits merely want to fight him in a bar or shag him.

Claire Danes did not thank the Taliban nor Al Qaeda for making great TV possible.

War! What is it good for? Good telly and

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Posted: 24th, September 2012 | In: Celebrities, TV & Radio | Comment


The best exit by a squirrel ever (video)

THE best exit by a squirrel ever:

Posted: 23rd, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


BBC panel shows are run by men for men: the numbers

THE new BBC Director General is George Entwistle. He says the Beeb needs  “more women and less bureaucracy“. Less, you know, men on panels – like the ones on Mock the Week, Would I Lie To You?, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Have I Got News For You, QI and Big Fat Quiz Of The Year. All BBC shows that fail to feature enough women on the panels of nodding heads:

This site has looked at how the BBC favours men for its panel shows:

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Posted: 21st, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment (1)


A chameleon washes its hands in the style of Alfred Hitchcock

A CHAMELEON washes its hands in the style of Alfred Hitchcock knotting a neck tie:

Posted: 21st, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Video proof that cats are better than dogs – is the toxoplasma gondii talking?

ARE cats better than dogs? Or have cats just turned humans into their slaves? Is this the sound of toxoplasma gondii?

Posted: 20th, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment


Honesty in journalism: Lucy Yang is trapped by flood waters

HONESTY in journalism: Lucy Yang is trapped by flooding in New Jersey:

Posted: 19th, September 2012 | In: TV & Radio | Comment