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No Place Like Rome 3: Caterina vs. Catastrophe

[Contains soiled chestnuts and SPOILERS!!!] The third season of Neil Jordan’s The Borgias (2013) saw ‘Caterina Sforza’ (Gina McKee) promoted to main antagonist status… though in many ways she was really the secret heroine of the series. She spent much … Continue reading

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No Place Like Rome 2: Bull vs. Bitch

[Contains anachronistic model ships and SPOILERS!!!] The second season of Neil Jordan’s The Borgias (2012) was a little longer than the first, but pretty much of a muchness. While “researching” this post, I stumbled on a wiki where some better-educated … Continue reading

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No Place Like Rome 1: Canon vs. Cannon

[Contains celebrated sulphur baths and SPOILERS!!!] I could quite easily have blown all of my Xmas money on Amazon this year, after discovering their highly tempting “lightning deals” (nothing like bargain-hunting against a ticking clock to get the blood pumping!), but … Continue reading

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