Posts tagged ‘bbc’

The first ever reality TV show?

I’ve been on a bit of a documentary kick lately, and recently discovered Living in the Past. One of the first reality TV shows, it was…

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Shakespeare’s Theatre Found Amongst Flurry of Confusing Headlines

Today I followed a link and found this story on the BBC website. It’s entitled “Shakespeare’s first theatre found”, and refers to the discovery of the…

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QI on the BBC

Via Neatorama, I recently learned about QI (which stands for ‘quite interesting’). It’s a quiz show that combines all the best things about British television: the…

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Understanding the Six-Day War

To understand the last forty years in the Middle East, you need to understand the Six-Day War of 1967. That’s one of the messages of a…

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When the Women Left Harby (and Hardisty)

The BBC produces so many odd, original shows. Many North American shows beg, borrow and steal from the Beeb. Here’s a new series that, judging from…

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