There are a few stories doing the rounds of the clash on live Australian TV between UK Physicist Brian Cox and the Climate change denying senior Australian politician, Malcolm Roberts, so let’s take a look and see what happened. The background here is that Mr Roberts had earlier issued a challenge for anybody to show him evidence that … Read more Brian Cox vs senior Australian politician who rejects Climate Change
Neil deGrasse Tyson, famous for the Cosmos reboot (if you missed that, you should check it out) is back on TV with his own late night slot … …will premiere his new late night program StarTalk on National Geographic Channel on April 20th, according to the cable network. Variety reports that guests will include, “Former US president Jimmy Carter, biologist Richard Dawkins, … Read more Neil deGrasse Tyson’s has a new late night TV show … yea.
Citizen Khan (pictured above) is a family-based British sitcom produced by the BBC and created by Adil Ray. It is set in Sparkhill, Birmingham, described by its lead character a Pakistani Muslim Mr Khan (Adil Ray) as “the capital of British Pakistan.” Citizen Khan follows the trials and tribulations of Mr Khan, a loud-mouthed, patriarchal, self-appointed community leader, and his long suffering wife (played by Shobu Kapoor) … Read more Islamic sense of humour failure
A few Numbers for you … 8.5 Million viewers for the first night Another 40 million people worldwide will watch the premiere this week And (not a surprise) the traffic on Neil deGrasse Tyson‘s wikipedia page has shot up Here also are a couple of reviews that I liked … Your God is too small – on … Read more Cosmos … a few numbers
With a hat tip to Tim Kirby for the link … in the “You have just got to be fracking kidding me” category, we have a special offer for you from Amazon. Yes you too can snap up this perfect little gift from just in time for XMAS … normally $44,000, but now on special … Read more The perfect Xmas gift … TV on Amazon for just $39,997.99 … WTF!
Over here in the UK we have various means for supping TV. One such option is Virgin Media, who this weekend went a bit F***ing crazy. In an effort to stop various sensitive individual from being offended they switched on some software that sanitized their TV listings, so I suddenly found that I had the … Read more What the F**k is wrong with my TV