Friday 1 March 2013


The Graham Norton Show
12x18 (22/2/13 edition)

"Are you a Judi Dench fan?"
"Uh, yeah, of course, of course."
"No, is that seriously what that T-shirt means?"
"Heh heh, no."
"What does it mean?"
"Uh, it's some, y'know, the kids these days, their urban, urban slang, Graham."
"Ok. Does it mean anything?"
"Heh heh, it's vacuous, it doesn't mean anything."

a) it does mean something.
b) if you don't think it means anything, why the hell are you wearing it?!

[Watch it (again) in HD on iPlayer.]

How I Met Your Mother
8x05 The Autumn of Break-Ups
Love Brover.
[Watch it (again) on 4oD.]

Top Gear
19x05 (24/2/13 edition)
Effectively the last of the series, because they're off on a two-episode jaunt along the Nile in their 'Christmas Special' next week.
[Watch it (again) in HD on iPlayer.]


Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
[#21 in 100 Films in a Year 2013]

That's a helluva title, isn't it? Shame about the film -- a definite case of the overrated for me.


2000 AD #1769
Judge Dredd Day of Chaos: Eve of Destruction, Part 5 by John Wagner & Henry Flint
Grey Area Feel the Noise, Part 3 by Dan Abnett & Karl Richardson
Nikolai Dante The Wedding of Jena Makarov, Part 7 by Robbie Morrison & Simon Fraser
Absalom Ghosts of London, Part Five by Gordon Rennie & Tiernen Trevallion
Strontium Dog The Life and Death of Johnny Alpha, Chapter Two: The Project, Part Seven by John Wagner, Carlos Ezquerra & Hector Ezquerra