Category Archives: Rants about TV

Lockdown Uplift (5/20)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest online content I watched this month (in no particular order): – Taylor Momsen performed an acoustic cover of Nick Lowe’s anthemic “(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding”, scrubbed-down and … Continue reading

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Debrastated

Aw, looks like the first season of Adult Swim’s delightfully deranged “short-form” sitcom Three Busy Debras was only six episodes long! To ease the pain of parting a little, the finale did feature a scene-stealing cameo by Sunita Mani, and … Continue reading

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Debrastating

Last week saw the debut of a delightfully deranged new Adult Swim “short-form” series called Three Busy Debras, which my reductive brain wants to describe as a suburban cousin of The Heart, She Holler, dealing as it does with the … Continue reading

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Alive And Twitching

As Covid-19 plays merry hell with our world, more and more countries are urging their citizens to remain isolated indoors, thereby creating a growing need for fresh “home entertainment”. To help fill that gap (and fight their own fears/boredom, presumably) … Continue reading

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“You Should Be Ashamed Of Yourself!”

Huzzah! The Windsors is/are back for a third series on Ch4, while (for better or worse) the real-life royals are providing the writers with plenty of fresh material for absurd/satirical japery! Thankfully Meghan-and-Harry’s recent domination of the headlines means that … Continue reading

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A Fantabulous Fail?

There’s been a lot of news stories lately about the relatively lacklustre box-office performance of the new DC movie (formerly) known as “Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)”, as well as a fascinating Deadline article … Continue reading

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“Taking A Big Swing!”

Obviously Art is subjective, and I’m always lagging behind when it comes to the latest movie releases, so I don’t really take much notice of the fancy award shows anymore… but for the second year in a row the Independent … Continue reading

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