Author Archives: gnidrah

About gnidrah

Television, books, music, sports, cooking. I only get paid for one of them.

A new generation of pranksters is born

Editor’s Note: This post was originally written several days ago, but I’ve been slacking pretty hard recently and didn’t see this until now.  Let’s just call this a special post-Father’s Day article.  Sorry gnidrah.  😦 Is that the pitter-patter of … Continue reading

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Search terms of the last quarter, with apologies

I know someone else writes the search term posts, I am really not trying to steal your thunder, but some of these are too good not to share. Let’s discover what brought people to our little corner of the internet … Continue reading

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Eurovision Song Contest 2017 – the grand final!

Here we are! It’s Saturday, it’s mid-May, we’re wearing glitter, it can only mean one thing – it’s the final of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. By now you may well know the result, but please feel free to play … Continue reading

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Eurovision 2017 – the second semi-final!

Well, here we all are again then. On Tuesday night, 10 countries qualified for Saturday’s grand final; now 18 more nations line up in hopes of joining them. Our hosts Oleksandr and Volodymyr are back, with Timur ably abetting them … Continue reading

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Eurovision 2017 – this is Kiev calling…

Greetings. I can’t even believe it’s been a whole year since we last gathered together for this joyous occasion – THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST. There’s been a lot of water under the Euro bridge, our fine lines are less fine, … Continue reading

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Checking in with the UK’s ghosts

It’s been ages since we last checked in with the UK’s ghosts (approximately two and a half years, actually, which in blog years is the equivalent of a century), so it feels high time to return to one of our … Continue reading

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Holiday Movie Review: A Belle for Christmas

My apologies, I hit ‘POST’ in the wrong order, you were meant to get this delight before the previous delight, hence why my last intro made no sense. This was supposed to be AnimalSuperManFilm #1, with The Nine Lives of … Continue reading

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