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Archive for February 2010

Sean Pertwee on ‘Slingers’

February 23, 2010

Every so often I like to check what’s going on with Slingers, but I hadn’t looked for a while so I missed this interesting interview with Sean Pertwee: Things are looking promising for the show – a feature on it in SFX says that showrunners are being auditioned and there’s a network interested. Yay! I […]

True Blood Titles Making Of

February 22, 2010

I retweeted this the other day but thought it was worthy of its own post. In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past two years, the True Blood opening credits are some of the best. credits. EVER! Combining Jace Everett’s catchy country tune ‘Bad Things’ with images of the human virtues and […]

Being Human Super Post ~ 2.4,5,6

February 21, 2010

Okay, I hold my hands up. I have been slacking on my Being Human reviews – partially, I hate to admit, because the show just hasn’t been wowing me lately. Anyway, on to our triple bumper edition:

Legend of the Seeker ‘Torn’ Promo

February 7, 2010

No new Seeker this week, but promise of Seeker sexytiems next week! Joy!

Maddening Mad Men?

February 4, 2010

Melissa Witkowsi has a thought provoking blog post in the Guardian about her perception of racism and sexism in Mad Men. I don’t think she deserves all the vitriol in the comments, but I don’t entirely agree with her viewpoint either. Here’s what I posted to the blog: Mad Men is, at its heart, about […]