Terrence “Spike” Milligan was a comedian, writer, musician, poet, playwright, soldier and actor. He was the kind of comic genius that saw him influence the Monty Python crew, Kenny Everett and many other pioneering comedians. 92 more words
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Please visit the source of this image for an excellent blog about censorship.
BBC4 recently broadcast a documentary about BBC censorship, Britain’s Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned… 365 more words
You’re in for a really interesting wartime jingle today, folks, as we cover George Formby’s “Thanks Mister Roosevelt”, from 1941.
Now let me clear up the date controversy first – the video above claims 1940, which is a blind statement, since America didn’t join the war until December of 1941. 307 more words