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I'm Sorry I Don't Give a Clue

I’ve enjoyed I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Clue for years and listen whenever it comes around, as it inevitably does; but lately I can’t help feeling that it’s succumbing to a bit of an ‘old fart’ tendency.   293 more words

TV Reviews

Jumping The Shark: Henry Winkler Visits Fort Worth

Heyyyy is right! The Fonz was in town Wednesday and we met up with Henry Winkler at the Stayton in Fort Worth to see what he’s been up to since his happy days! 170 more words


Wretched Richard's Almanac: Meet Me at the Fair

August 24, 1850

London’s Bartholomew Fair, a wild celebration on the eponymous saint’s anniversary, died not with a bang but a whimper after enduring for more than seven centuries, Although originally established for legitimate business purposes, the fair had become all eating, drinking and amusement (for shame!) and a bit of a public nuisance with rowdiness and mischief. 197 more words


Shark Jumping

Today’s phrase of the week is “Jumping the Shark.”

(Hey I didn’t know we were doing this phrase of the week thing. Little heads up next time) 437 more words

Applied Australian Change-Point Analysis: Before the Shark Gets Jumped?

Ok I saw the (in)famous Season 5 Episode 3 “Jump the Shark” episode of Happy Days (when Fonzie water skiis over a shark pool) when I was 18 back in 1977, and hated it. 138 more words

Electric Stats

How to Get Your Series Back on Top: A Lesson from "True Blood"

It’s very rare that a show is immune to a serious condition called “jumping the shark.” Sometimes, jumping the shark can be fatal. For whatever reason, a show just goes off the deep end. 703 more words