Category Archives: Rants about TV

Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (5/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – A couple weeks back, an advert for a new anime called “Bofuri: I Don’t Want To Get Hurt, So I’ll Max … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (4/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – David E. Kelley (of Ally McBeal fame) has a new series on Disney+ called Big Shot, which is based on an … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Helen McCrory (1968 – 2021)

Damian Lewis has announced the tragic death of his wife (and occasional-co-star), Helen McCrory, at the age of just 52, stating that she passed “peacefully at home … surrounded by a wave of love from friends and family.” Technically, the … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (3/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Fender (the guitar people) posted a socially-distanced chat with Corin Tucker and Carrie Brownstein (of Sleater-Kinney) about how their song “A … Continue reading

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Plug: “Three Busy Debras” (S1) (again)

Apparently the first season of surreal short-form sitcom Three Busy Debras (2020) is now available to stream via HBO Max in various countries… and I’ve just discovered it’s also available on Channel 4’s All4 app here in the UK! Hurrah! … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (2/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Awkwafina appeared on a socially-distanced episode of Hot Ones, “the show with hot questions, and even hotter wings”, where guests are … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (1/21)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Netflix released a short (comedic) documentary series hosted by Nicolas Cage, exploring the History of Swear Words. Besides actual experts in … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (12/20)

Just a quick note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Jennifer Tilly posted a picture with her ‘Tiffany’ doll on Twitter, wearing coordinated Christmassy outfits! – I revisited Rachel Bloom’s classic … Continue reading

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Rant: (Bi)-Monthly Dee-Lights (10/20 + 11/20)

Oopsie! What with Halloween (yay!), the new lockdown (boo!), the American election (yay!), and a crisis with my current scriptwriting project (boo!), I kinda let my blogging “obligations” slip… so here, for my millions of adoring readers (ho ho), is … Continue reading

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PSA: A Bloom By Any Other Name…

A random promo for the forthcoming season of Superstore alerted me to the fact that one of its stand-out cast members, Nichole Bloom (born “Nichole Sakura O’Connor”), had recently chosen to change her stage-name. To quote her Instagrammed explanation: “I … Continue reading

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