Tag Archives: TV reviews

TV, you’re doing it wrong, or: why I yell at the TV part 1

Sorry, television, but it’s not me, it’s you.

Hamish Macbeth, or why you should love the English language if you didn’t already

“Aye, tempis fairly fugits.” Lachlan McCrae (Hamish Macbeth: The Great Lochdubh Salt Robbery)

Multilingual TV: is it really so hard, people? (a mini-rant)

Living with (someone else’s) Netflix account has been exhilerating – oh, the glorious world of easy-access television! (I’m very much a member of my generation: who even has a TV in their apartment, let alone actually pays for cable?). Thanks to this, I’ve been doing some exploring – which has had its ups and downs.

A TV review??

So, while this is a pretty writing-centred blog, we’re watching Orphan Black at the moment (which I always want to call “Orphan is the New Black,” but that’s another story) and it’s filmed in Canada. While that’s nothing new, it’s also set in Canada (Toronto), so the bills are Canadian bills, the milk cartons you see […]