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Jade Goody: Cancer charity hopes documentary serves as 'a reminder' 'The UK's largest cervical cancer charity has said it hopes a...
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Sure enough: they had the guy from OK proudly holding up a copy of their "Jade tribute Issue". Even tried to regain some of the moral...
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Just a reminder that the last part of this series is tonight (Wed) at 9pm on C4. I'm probably not going to do a review of tonight's...
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I never particularly liked Jade either, but equally I thought the hate campaign against her during BB3 was disgusting. Not liking a HM...
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Episode 2 - General observations: This episode felt more balanced than Episode 1, but there were still a fair number of sins by...
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Yes. I'll take the opportunity here to state a big proviso for any posts that follow tonight: Although I've been a huge fan of "proper"...
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Not much to add to that! 1) looks like a rusty car part - a wheel hub? 2) I wonder if this is something more specific: bird's nest? 8)...
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No pressure, then... Overall, a fairly workmanlike and sometimes quite interesting show. Some things I didn't know; one or two nuggets;...
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Quite a few people - both inside and outside her family - saw her as a meal ticket... I was reminded recently that those ghouls at OK...
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None taken, Velvet. TBH, I've been undecided about whether I want to watch it at all. In the end, I'm interested to see how much...
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I'm interested in how they portray the "re-invention" of Jade while she was still in the house (BB3). BBLB effectively discarded their...
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I've mentioned this before, but Ian Hislop has always said that he does not consider Johnson fit to serve in any political position...
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Difficult, because sadly quite a few people who I'd have considered for my list have died in recent years. That said: I've been sure for...
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Ladyhawke has always had a loyal following, and is definitely worth a look. Personally; unless you haven't seen the TV series, I...
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You'll probably see it crop up a lot on news satire shows in the near future, but the presenter on Open Source (BBC News channel) has...
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And this is the woman that Trump is trying to establish as his political successor. Don't ever fall into the trap of assuming things...
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I had been wondering, Twickers: Have you heard any odds for Johnson breaking the record for the shortest term as PM (119 days)?
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Yes, I think you're right. As with capercaillie, I had a feeling "clootie dumpling" would be in there, but couldn't get it to work. Now...
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OK: here's my collated list - many of the answers have been provided in this thread by other FMs, but I've added some of my own,...
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OK - Counting the ones other FMs have already listed, I think I've got all of them now except 22 and 24. As already mentioned, unless...
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We need more progress on the "Nature" ones: I've been staring at that list for ages thinking 'surely they'd have put "capercaillie" on...
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Yeah: they must have meant 2 words for 21, rather than 3 (unless they missed out "THE"...)
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I think 16 has an "O" missing, and it's meant to be "Scottish Country Dancing". [At least, I hope there's a missing "O"... ]
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2 = Isle of Skye; 9 = John O'Groats; 15 = Play the Bagpipes ; 21 = Square Sausage ; 23 = Arbroath Smokies
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That's been standard for a long time now. This is from 1985... Gawd, I miss Spitting Image...
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Is anyone-else watching "Year of the Rabbit"? It's a sort-of spoof of "Ripper Street", and also a Matt Berry vehicle - not perhaps top...
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Thanks, Dame. Rather appropriately, it was the Alice Cooper cover that was giving me sleepless nights.
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Fun Fact: Did you know that the title "Tomorrow Never Dies" came about as a typo? The film was meant to be called "Tomorrow Never Lies",...
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5 is C, although the animal involved is the Asian palm civet, which is really a vivverid - as close to the hyena and mongoose as the cat...
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BTW, Dame: Did you ever post the answers to the album cover quiz? There was one cover that drove me up the wall!
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Oh, all right... Given my earlier comment about Star Wars (plus the fact that I'd really like to have an animated film in my list), I'm...
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Oh blimey: one of those questions that's virtually impossible to answer! Depending on who I'm talking to, I usually give my favourite...
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Read about this in the Radio Times, of all places. Full details here: http://sport.bt.com/final
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Don't forget this is still just the start. Once (if?) the withdrawal agreement is passed, the real negotiations on future trade...
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Joking aside; I was actually thinking about Gordon Ramsay this afternoon in relation to this story, because Ramsay launched his "Kitchen...
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Well, I knew Barbecoa was in trouble, but I hadn’t appreciated how intertwined everything was and that they were all at risk. That said,...
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Agree with your comments, particularly with regards to Kyle himself. Never liked the show, either in concept or execution, and have as a...
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