Monthly Archives: May 2012

Animal-lingual Pt. 1: Lord Have Murphy

[Contains bear-pokin’ SPOILERS!!!] Still on a Kyla Pratt-kick, I picked up the “Dr. Dolittle” quadrilogy boxset in Asda, where it was on sale for a fiver! For those who don’t know, Dr. Dolittle (1998), the first instalment in the series, … Continue reading

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Short Answer: No

After logging out of Hotmail, I was faced with the question in the graphic you see to the left: “Is society sexist against men?” My initial, knee-jerk reaction was to snort with sceptical contempt… but then I slapped my wrist, … Continue reading

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Wollongong Girls

[Contains credit-card maxin’ SPOILERS!!!] I’ve written before about my colossal crush on ‘Chiana’ from Farscape, but this week I got the opportunity to see Gigi Edgley in a more earthly form, as the star of a new Australian drama series, … Continue reading

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POD Off!

BBC3’s make-under show Snog Marry Avoid? returned for a fifth series this week, with Ellie Taylor (of Show Me The Funny fame) as its new presenter. For those who don’t know, this rather sweet, public spirited reality show focuses on … Continue reading

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McPhlop

[Contains spotlight-stealin’ SPOILERS!!!] The first season of Smash finale-d in the States this week, having squandered the lion’s share of its potential and popularity, with too many dreary diversions and delays. To shorthand my (totally subjective) take on the past … Continue reading

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MehGuire: Origins

I spotted a couple of DVDs from the first season of Lizzie McGuire going cheap in a charity shop, and thought I’d give them a spin to see how they compared to the movie. Although the eleven episodes I saw … Continue reading

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The Lady Likers

[Contains (mis)match-making SPOILERS!] Chriselle Almeida’s episode of The Big Bang Theory aired on E4 last night, here in the UK (ep #5.20, in case you’re curious). She played ‘Lakshmi Choudhry’, an Indian girl ‘Raj’ asked his parents to set him … Continue reading

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