Monthly Archives: September 2015

Re-Fresh

[Contains thousand-year-old eggs and SPOILERS!!!] The second season of Fresh Off the Boat (aka “The Constance Wu Show”) hit the ground running this week with a strong premiere episode, in which ‘Louis’ (Randall Park) reluctantly agreed to take his family … Continue reading

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Electric Dreams

[Contains imaginary thought-bubbles and SPOILERS!!!] The second season of Liv and Maddie ended on a freeze-frame cliff-hanger… which might have been quite aggravating for the show’s fans, if it weren’t for the fact that the third season was scheduled to begin a … Continue reading

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Plausible Lies

[Contains a ream of onion-skin paper and SPOILERS!!!] This week’s episode of Radio 4’s The Unbelievable Truth (#15.4) was a rather remarkable one… aside from the fact that all four competing panellists were female, one of said ladies also happened … Continue reading

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The Blight Of Jackassdom

[Contains emasculating foam daggers and SPOILERS!!!] The tagline for the metal-lovin’, fantasy role-playin’, demon-fightin’ comedy-horror Knights of Badassdom (2013) is “’Tis about to get medieval up in here”, and unfortunately that applies to the writers’ representation of women, as much … Continue reading

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In Defence Of The Throne

There’s nothing that inflames my nerd-rage faster than someone misrepresenting or making ill-informed jokes about Game of Thrones*… even when that someone happens to be a fictional character! Last week I watched an episode of Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (#1.8) that featured a … Continue reading

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Additional Excellience:

Here, if proof be need be, is a photo of me and the adorable Ellie Kendrick at Bournemouth Film & Comic Con, Saturday before last. After reading a couple blog posts about proper convention etiquette, I’d like to reiterate that she … Continue reading

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Screen Hog

ABC has been killing two birds with one synergistic stone by releasing promo clips in which the cast of Fresh Off The Boat “welcome” The Muppets to their network. The skits are a little corny, but I did get a … Continue reading

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