• Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @seeoswald

    Sorry for delay.

    I don’t know an email address, but if people are interested, it’s simply BBC RADIO 4 EXTRA

    on you computer. They even have episodes of Doctor who (Tom Baker and Colin Baker) as a play, not visual.

    Whatever your taste, you’ll find it there as I mentioned on a recent post – which people must a have missed or aren’t…[Read more]

  • Hello all, just a quick visit. This is again about Radio.

    As you know, or should by now, I listen to a lot of stuff on BBC Radio 4 Extra. Today I heard a wonderful play by Al Smith called Life Lines (Omnibus) first dramatised for Radio this year.

    If any of you have been fortunate enough to watch Ambulance UK or Australia this series is the…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic The Kebab & Calculator

    @thane16

    Sorry never heard of this. In fact the only thing I have seen Laura Linney in, is Love Actually and sadly I don’t remember her. Not that I’ve heard of any of the other films she has been in either.

    Missy

    P.s. I know this because I looked her up.

  • Missy commented on the post, Backing Away from the Premise

    My goodness, I am going to read these. thank you for posting everyone.

    Missy

  • Missy commented on the post, Here to Engage? Or Enrage?

    I haven’t read any blogs before, perhaps it’s about time I did.

    Thank you Kevin, I must have a think.

    Missy

  • Missy replied to the topic The Kebab & Calculator

    Does any member in the UK know whether or not The Pancake Man restaurant is still in action?

    Missy

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @seeoswald

    We should send a request.  Please bring back Blake’s Seven – or rather re-make Blake’s Seven.

    Missy

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @winston

    Quite right about the wooden cyberman, in Time of the Doctor.  The Doctor makes it destroy itself.

    Missy

     

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @rougecyberman

    Hello and welcome.

    @miapatrick

    As you know, I too am a Moffat fan. However, I don’t dislike CC because he isn’t Moffat, but because he is Chibnall and I never liked his writing. SM’s sometimes complex stories were right up my street, they made me think and didn’t preach politics, or what I should believe – unless it was subtlety…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    This is right out of my memory…[Read more]

  • @tallskinnyfellow

    Looks interesting, shall have a good look later.

    Thanks for posting.

    Missy

     

  • @craig

    Have seen it  and really rate it. Still waiting for series two. However, I still feel that Jodie (blimey that name gets around) Comer should have won best actress. she was terrifying.

    Missy

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @seeoswald

    Thumbs up for that, I should love to watch an updated version.

    @bluffme

    I had a look for this. For a start it should be 12 episodes a year. Split it up? The man is bonkers!

    He should try not hogging the writing, like RTD (although he was fun to watch) and giving more writers a chance as Steven Moffat did.

    I did read that he was…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @seeoswald

    Yes I do and enjoyed it. Unfortunately I watched some on YT and found it to be rather dated.

    Blake’s 7 was a favourite of mine.

    Missy

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    Our Christmas Day was a breeze, my OH, I and our daughter had dinner at Sizzler. Oysters and all.

    Delicious.

    Missy

     

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @janetteb

    That’s exactly what my friend says, and if works for you,  it works.

    If I like the characters, find them interesting and care about what happens to them, that’s all I need. If I don’t like a film, play or book, I don’t bother to work out why, I simply go on to the next one.

    In short I enjoy being entertained. If I were taking an…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @kevinwho

    Such a sensible approach and I cannot fault you on that. Unfortunately analysis of films, stories etcetera, has always been a mystery to me, I simply can’t do it.

    A friend (teacher) once told me that she could teach me how to analyse what I read or saw, but remembering how many times she had looked forward to a novel or a film, and…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic On The Sofa (9)

    @kevinwho

    Unfortunately, unlike yourself and everyone else on this forum, I cannot watch something I have a passion for objectively. Never have been good at it.

    With me it’s all emotion, like a lot of women – note I said a lot of women, not all. If I love something, change is  “abhorrent”  to me, which is perhaps a strong word, but I feel s…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic The Faces of the Doctor (2)

    @ddoherty95

    I didn’t have a preference until Peter Capaldi became The Doctor, I was fond of all three (you missed out Christopher Eccleston. *grins*)

    What surprises me, is why Chibnall didn’t really push the boat out and choose a black actress to play the Doctor? The General (Ken Bones) regenerated into a black women, so why not the…[Read more]

  • Missy replied to the topic The Kebab & Calculator

    Craig, thank you for this forum and all your hard work in fending off Trolls.

    I wish you and all the members, A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR AND A SAFE ONE.

    Fondest to all,

    Missy

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