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That Mitchell and Webb Radio Show

Advantages: Very funny, well written and acted, stands up to repeat listening
Disadvantages: Some weaker sketches

I will quite openly admit that I love Mitchell and Webb. Yes, a lot of That Mitchell and Webb Look was hit and miss, but in general I thought it was a brilliant sketch show. They are hilarious together in Peep Show as well as separately on panel shows and ...

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Review of That Mitchell and Webb Sound, Series 1 - BBC Audiobooks

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The Lost TV episodes (on CD)

Advantages: Hancock and James in fine form with Galton and Simpson scripts
Disadvantages: Nothing great in terms of performances, episode content or production

There are certain old comedy actors/performers/comedians that I re-discovered and there are those I was practically weaned on. I won't bore you with my reasons for loving the guy and finding his work something of a comfort - that's better reserved for a m ...

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Review of Hancock's Half Hour, the Lost Episodes - BBC Audiobooks

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Mitchell & Webb Radio - Series 4

Advantages: Great new material - lots of laughs
Disadvantages: Comedy is a very subjective thing

...Given the post-ironic and irreverent referencing style of Mitchell and Webb, it feels a little daunting to write a review on their work. After all, I wouldn't be surprised if I haven't missed some sketch they've written and performed that parodies the onl ...

BlackSwan 10.02.2010 · Read full review
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Doctor Who Forever Autumn is definitely a treat

Advantages: Exciting, good plot
Disadvantages: Cannot think of any

The quiet little New England town of Blackwood Falls is getting ready for Halloween. But when Scott, Rick and Thad discover a strange book in the roots of a tree, they awaken a very unfestive danger from another world. Only two English strangers called Th ...

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Review of Doctor Who: Forever Autumn - Mark Morris

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The past, present and future of the English language.

Advantages: Great entertainment.
Disadvantages: Not keen on Bill Bryson's voice...

INTRODUCTION :::::::::::::::::::: 'The origins of most languages are lost in the mists of pre-history, but for English we have a pretty good idea....' So begins Bill Bryson, author and narrator of the audiobook 'Journeys in English'. Based on his book ' ...

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Review of Journeys in English - Bill Bryson

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