Recent content by WellyMan

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    Using SW quotes in real life conversation

    I've used the phrase "dozy twonk" a few times in my life.
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    How do you watch yours????

    We've been watching on Drama channel who are now into the second run of it, but we've also bought the DVD boxset.
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    Gentle Comedies

    Drama channel are showing Brush Strokes which is a reasonably gentle comedy considering that the main character is a womaniser.
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    Series Budgets

    It must be so hard for the poor dears to only earn 400k a year for acting in what is one of the most depressing programmes on TV.
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    Series Budgets

    It seems they're spending not far off 100m on a new set: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-46521700
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    Why is PC determined to destroy the world

    It probably depends on who you speak to as in my experience to say you're an atheist is only shocking to some religious people. Most people I know are either atheist or agnostic, but of course that's not necessarily a representative sample. Maybe British people you spoke to were shocked because...
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    Using SW quotes in real life conversation

    Cobblers is an old exclamation in England that pre-dates SW as far as I know.
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    Series Budgets

    If it costs that much for one day filming EastEnders then the annual budget must be in the tens of millions just for a soap.
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    Gentle Comedies

    Would they be delivered in a bucket?!
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    Why is PC determined to destroy the world

    I don't see diversity in an individual TV show as being important, especially if it wouldn't ring true for the area and generations of the people it's based on. What's more important is whether it's an enjoyable show.
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    Why is PC determined to destroy the world

    As a heathen non-believer I don't know how to take the word "even"
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    Why is PC determined to destroy the world

    Presumably that sketch was satire? Arguably what can be shown now is anything that denigrates men or white people though.
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    COVID Vaccine.

    I'm quite slim and was really thin as a kid. When having a hayfever injection in my early teens the doctor joked that if he pushed the needle in too far it'd come out the other side of my arm!
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    Why is PC determined to destroy the world

    A psychiatrist quoted by Cleese puts it well: people who can't control their emotions try to control the behaviour of others.
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    Something to view in lockdown

    I read somewhere that thousands of Aussies are stuck abroad so maybe they are trying to get home.
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