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QI Watchdown: H1 (Hodge-Podge), or Toblerone-Rolo Combo

Onto yet another Series of QI, the H series, featuring some definite flux in how the show goes, and who gets the reins of semi-reg-ship. Tonight has two people we’ve seen before, Phill Jupitus and Jack Dee, and one person we’re going to see dozens of times down the stretch, Ross Noble. 1,470 more words

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QI Watchdown: G13 (Gothic)

Onto a rather dark episode, technically though not nominally the Halloween special, featuring two very dark comedians, Jack Dee and Jimmy Carr, and one that will eventually become one of QI’s more tenured ones, Sue Perkins. 1,136 more words

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QI Watchdown: G7 (Girls & Boys)

Getting back on the GI wagon, and up to a pretty stellar looking episode, featuring a panelist who’s just beginning to appear more (Sandi Toksvig, your future QI host), a panelist who never appeared enough (Ronni Ancona), and a guy who I’ve been waiting to see on QI for a little while (Jack Dee). 686 more words

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The Best Comedian Autobiographies part 2

Last week we discussed some of the best autobiographies written by comedians that you should buy or loan from the library to start reading. There are so many more good reads out there here are 4 more books to add to your reading list. 405 more words

Comedy

Jack Dee replaces Dara O'Briain as host of The Apprentice spin-off show You're Fired

Jack Dee has been named as the new presenter of The Apprentice’s spin-off show You’re Fired, replacing previous host Dara O’Briain.

The 53-year-old funnyman will take over when the series returns later this autumn, after O’Briain – who hosted the show for five years – announced his departure. 247 more words

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Twayna Mayne - Underwhelmed

I caught Twayna Mayne‘s show Underwhelmed the other day. Very impressed. Maybe ‘show’ is the wrong word as that suggests jazz hands and bursting into song. 181 more words

Hei Hei Hay!

It’s Hay Festival again. I won’t go droning on and on with the usual bountiful enthusiams. Suffice to say that it’s worth an annual pilgrimage even if you’re only slightly interested in books, book people, films, culture, hedonism and breathtakingly Welsh countryside. 900 more words

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