Tagged: Television

TV nostalgia isn’t what it used to be"> <span class=TV nostalgia isn’t what it used to be" />

TV nostalgia isn’t what it used to be">TV nostalgia isn’t what it used to be

Photo (cc) Vik Nanda Architectural his­tory, land­scape his­tory, even coastal his­tory all have their place, but when they so dom­in­ate the ter­rain that his­tory on tele­vi­sion is reduced to an end­less heli­copter shot of the Dover cliffs, then some­thing has…

HBO’s Rome: Down with this sort of thing! (Careful now)"> <span class=HBO’s Rome: Down with this sort of thing! (Careful now)" />

HBO’s Rome: Down with this sort of thing! (Careful now)">HBO’s Rome: Down with this sort of thing! (Careful now)

[Cross pos­ted to Revise & Dissent] Rome returns this week on HBO, so per­haps there’ll be a spring or sum­mer show­ing in the UK. However, as Adrian Murdoch says, not every­body is happy. Mediawatch-uk has already com­plained about the programme,…