Category Archives: TV

The Coming Collapse Of Original Video

Netflix Content Chief Says 85% of New Spending Is on Originals Netflix will have around 1,000 originals total on the service by the end of 2018, with 470 of those set to premiere between now and end of the year, … Continue reading

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Miscellany

Trump Extends Lifeline to Sanctioned Tech Company ZTE — Trump wants to tear down a wall. Wait. What? Why Traditional TV Is in Trouble — they screwed the pooch back in the 1970s with loud ads and too may ads. … Continue reading

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UK TV: Who Wants To Be A Millionaire — Oops!

Well, this has never happened before … When You Think You’re Right | Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? You can count on that show for surprises! Previously here: UK TV: Who Wants To Be A Millionaire — Thunderbirds UK … Continue reading

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Amazon Prime Video: Filmed in Supermarionation

Previously available only on a hard-to-get DVD or streaming only in the UK, it’s finally arrived in America! Click = big Amazon Prime Video: Filmed in Supermarionation An acclaimed history of “Supermarionation”, this is the definitive story behind the puppetry … Continue reading

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UK TV: Who Wants To Be A Millionaire — Thunderbirds

What?

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UK TV: Who Wants To Be A Millionaire 20th Anniversary

For one week only, the classic Who Wants to Be a Millonaire is airing in the UK for its twentieth anniversary. There are some changes with it. Such as the set: But that wonderful music remains the same! So does … Continue reading

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Mirrah Foulkes And Diana Rigg

I’ve been watching the Australian TV drama, Harrow. And every time I see Mirrah Foulkes (left), I can’t help but see Diana Rigg. All we need now is a ringer for Patrick Macnee and the 21st century The Avengers TV … Continue reading

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New YouTube Behavior?

I Subscribed to a Channel today and this popped up: That’s the first time that’s ever appeared. So it’s new to me. And it failed. I didn’t even bother to go check out those others.

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Will Smith Signed By YouTube

YouTube Sets New Content Deals With Will Smith, Coachella and More, as CEO Promises Focus on Brand Safety It’s interesting that YouTube canceled a few series they had signed. I wonder if viewer numbers was the sole decision for that? … Continue reading

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Frontline: Blackout In Puerto Rico

PBS’s Frontline aired an episode about the crisis in Puerto Rico. What an absolute clusterfuck! Even before the banks raped the island with debt, the local government neglected the maintenance of infrastructure for decades. This is not something unique to … Continue reading

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