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Dodgy accents and inky fingers

I probably should learn not to sit in my room, editing and reading the sentences (those ready for the surgeon’s knife – think the Farrah Fawcett scene in… 673 more words


"The old telly bug" – Good Luck, Father Ted

“What was the first episode of  Father Ted?” This may seem like a simple question, but, fittingly for Father Ted, it’s not that straightforward. 1,155 more words


Why An Gorta Mor is nothing to be laughed at by Channel 4 or Graham Linehan

I haven’t seen the script for the proposed new Channel 4 comedy based around the period of An Gorta Mor (The Great Hunger) otherwise known as the Irish Famine of 1845-1852. 663 more words

"This is really top-notch stuff" – Father Ted

It’s January 2015, and Father Ted is approaching its 20th anniversary. It ended shortly after its third. Most good Irish shows are consigned to the annals of history by this age. 1,130 more words


Stephen Fry and the Milkman's Twinkle

  Stephen Fry has announced that he is marrying this chap.

Which gives me the opportunity to likewise announce

that I, the Flying superhero clothes horse himself, 28 more words


My Advent calendar: priests in lingerie?

Something a bit different today. Father Ted.

This brilliant show is still regularly shown on repeats, here in the UK. I never tire of it and the lovely Dermot Morgan. 58 more words