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"And I quote"

I thought today I will try a different thing… Ima just throw some quotes at yah. I have been “collecting” these from an app called Brilliant Quotes. 745 more words

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Sez Les - Series Three

Broadcast during August and September 1971 and running to a measly four editions, series three of Sez Les clips along at a fair rate of knots (although Dawson himself is in short supply). 680 more words

ITV Comedy - 1970's

Wednesday Trivia Question

What was the very first word spoken on the very first episode of the classic sketch comedy series Monty Python’s Flying Circus? 249 more words

Wednesday Trivia Question

A Fawlty Masterpiece: How Silly It Remains 40 Years Later

In 1970, while filming Monty Python in Torquay, John Cleese and his wife, Connie Booth were witnesses to an eccentric, old-fashioned hotel owner by the name of Donald Sinclair. 695 more words


FAULTY TOWERS: A Sign of One of the Best Comedies Ever Written

People of a certain age will remember this BBC comedy written by Python’s John Cleese and, his then wife, the lovely Connie Booth. It was a side splitting slap stick comedy of errors and embarrassments as the gangly, ever pretentious Basil attempts to run his crumbling old English hotel. 159 more words