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What The Dickens? ...

Advantages: six part comedy programme with good actors and lots of laughs
Disadvantages: not available on podcast, CD or paid download only

The ‘real’ Dickens Charles Dickens, (7 February 1812–9 June 1870), was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and one of the most popular of all time. He created some of literature's most iconic characters, with the theme of soc ...

Tempus_Fugit 07.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Bleak Expectations - 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 ...

BlackSwan 20.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Hancock's Half Hour, the Lost Episodes - BBC Audiobooks

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Doctor Who Sound Effects album may be geeky but its fun

Advantages: Unique, nostalgic
Disadvantages: Limited appeal

A collection of sound effects created for “Doctor Who” between 1974 and 1977 by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. Listening to a compilation of electronic bloops and atmospherics is the kind of fan activity that some people might equate to learning Klingon. ...

gazhack 21.02.2012 · Read full review
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