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My Covid TV hitlist

Hello. It’s October 2020, in the time of Covid-19. Today there is snow in Albuquerque so I thought it was time to share a few watchables that have helped me stay sane and/or distracted. I’m mostly enjoying adventure, funny, nostalgic or documentary genres for this period. Nothing too cold or disturbing. It’s not the greatest […]

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ABQ Preacher location

Sometime around March this year I noticed a whole block in a downtown neighbourhood had been blocked off for filming. Whilst watching episode six of Preacher, which has filmed predominately at Albuquerque Studios, I spotted the location. Always the internet sleuth, I mapped some frame grabs next to street view. It is indeed 11th and […]

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New TV shows for fall 2014

I’ve been blind taste testing S01E01’s again, fresh from the new TV schedule.

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TV Roundup Spring 2014

I haven’t binge watched a show for a long time although I do have a few regulars. The updated version of Friends,¬†New Girl makes me laugh out loud. Agents of Shield¬†with its loveable characters and silly in-jokes gives me warm and fuzzies as if I am actually snuggling up to Joss Whedon on the sofa. […]

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Why Lena Dunham’s Girls can’t represent every woman – and why it shouldn’t have to

I love Girls, but sympathise with the show’s creator Lena Dunham who has been bombarded with criticism, for what I see as a well written, well acted and engaging series with strong voice. The below is from a good analysis of this with a feminist perspective from New Statesman’s Laurie Penny. Nobody is saying that […]