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What? Who? Is "Ferlindo"?

Help me out here, people.  I was watching this corny and very dated yet wonderful to watch old 70s game show, Celebrity Bowling, and there was an episode featuring Lois Nettleton (who among other roles was Mrs. 75 more words


Alliteration (al-lit’-er-a’-tion): Repetition of the same letter or sound within nearby words. Most often, repeated initial consonants. Taken to an extreme alliteration becomes the stylistic vice of  167 more words

Figures Of Speech

No Thumbs: Slug Birth

Tutore Burlato cassette 

No Thumbs is Pascal Ansell – who eager-eyed readers will recognise as the real-world persona of frenetic noise marshall Panelak – and Jon Marshall, he of Roman Nose and Singing Knives records. 502 more words

Benny Hill is Not in the Reboot; Or, How I Joined the Self-Preservation Society, and Determined that Short Titles are Daft

            The first time I saw snow, I walked into a February version of Montreal in a t-shirt. When I saw what was happening with my breath, I remember looking at my parents, thinking that they were going to accuse me of smoking – and right in front of them. 1,437 more words


Scott Walker, nutbucket

Strike another name from the list of viable Republican candidates for president. Because the Governor of Wisconsin just stepped up to the ledge of insanity and… 441 more words

2016 Election

Walky Talky

One of the regular indignities we university teachers have to face is the “Peer Review of Lectures”, during which another member of teaching staff sits in on a lecture in order to give, hopefully constructive, criticism. 180 more words


BENNY HILL - 'A cherub sent by the Devil'. Michael Caine

What happened to Benny Hill wasn’t funny. His life ended like many of his sketches, in tragedy. In 1990 his show was being shown in 97 countries, although no longer in the UK. 1,433 more words