Category Archives: Television

Still Here. Let's Get Caught Up

First off, to my read­ers, apolo­gies for the long gap in post­ings. I can’t offer much in the way of excus­es, except to say that I think I need­ed a bit of a vaca­tion from writ­ing. I’m appar­ent­ly not the only one who found this to be the case. Two Van­cou­ver blogs that I fol­low, […]

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What Not to Wear (in Vancouver)

This is what to wear… Pam has become a real fan of the Learn­ing Chan­nel pro­gram ‘What Not to Wear’. It’s a show in the mold of ‘Queer Eye for the Straight Guy’, only this time it’s Fash­ion-Eye for the Clue­less Girl. Sta­cy Lon­don and Clin­ton Kel­ly take some woman who has no fash­ion sense […]

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Another Guy from Morgantown

I read that Don Knotts, who played the bum­bling Deputy Bar­ney Fife on the TV Show “The Andy Grif­fith Show”, which aired the year of my birth (1960) to 1968 died yes­ter­day. He was also in the very strange film ‘The Incred­i­ble Mr. Limpet” of 1964, as well as more than 25 oth­ers, includ­ing one […]

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Showtime is Off Limits to Me

I found out some­thing fas­ci­nat­ing when I tried to find out about an upcom­ing Show­time Net­work ‘Mas­ters of Hor­ror’ that appar­ent­ly makes a not-too-sub­­­tle jibe at Ann Coul­ter (the Right Wing’s Queen of Ven­om). If you’re not in the Unit­ed States, any page on the Show­time web site looks like this: (click on this graph­ic […]

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