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#Cardinal - Canadian Noir

So snowy, so icy, so barren, so Fargo – give or take 900 miles across the Laurentian Divide between the town in North Dakota and North Bay, Ontario, where Cardinal takes place.

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Crime Fiction

OJ: Made in America, directed by Ezra Edleman. Storyville, BBC 4, iPlayer.

Winner of the 2017 Academy Award for best documentary this five-part series is an investment of time. The premium dividend is it shows how America is polarised around issues of class and race. 434 more words

Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs

Last night the documentary “Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs aired on BBC4 (still available for a month on iPlayer for people in the UK). Anne Leonard… 108 more words

Cool Science

ANALYSIS: A media proprietor's route map to Pravda

“Readers expect politicians to be hopeless and crooked, so let’s get in bed with the politicians and write about celebs instead. Then we’ll have more power and more readers and make more money. 1,990 more words

TALKING HEADS vs TELEVISION - Once In A Lifetime BBC4 Documentary 1984

In 1984, Talking Heads performed live at London’s Wembley Arena for a BBC Channel 4 special officially titled “Once In A Lifetime” but more familiarly known as… 76 more words

MUSIC

Saturday SkandiKrime: Follow the Money II - Parts 1 & 2

Honestly, we’ve had to wait two months for another Saturday night SkandiKrime series on BBC4, and when we get one, it’s this piece of half-assed tripe, starring Maverick Mess, Alf the Inscrutable and Claudia the high-flyer, who dabbled in high-finance fraud, got busted and is now having to make ends meet making coffee because no-one will give her a responsible job, can’t think why. 1,307 more words

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