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Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-07-2014, 13:01
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
See, you never read my posts properly and pick...

See, you never read my posts properly and pick and choose what you want to comment on.

I've already said there was no need to send radio commentators to Rio, it could have been done from Salford...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-07-2014, 12:18
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Think of it as my observation on people who...

Think of it as my observation on people who presumably are holding down full time jobs, but have the time to get themselves worked up over someone else's opinion on stuff on TV, posted on a message...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-07-2014, 11:05
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Hmm.. Try thinking about it, HBS provided all...

Hmm..

Try thinking about it, HBS provided all the pictures and interactive services.

Yes there was radio but for the take up, given how many was it who watched the matches on TV? that could have...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 21:37
Replies: 48
Views: 3,257
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Oh dear there's always one without a sense of...

Oh dear there's always one without a sense of humour.

Bless.

"Constructive?"
What's constructive about comments on message board?

Do you think they'll alter the content of the programme or change...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 21:05
Replies: 48
Views: 3,257
Posted By Doghouse Riley
To improve the appeal of the programme. I've...

To improve the appeal of the programme. I've often suggested that guests invited just to really promote, their new "Book, Play, or Film" etc., should have to mime the title, as in the old game show...
Forum: Sport 17-07-2014, 19:55
Replies: 429
Views: 14,423
Posted By Doghouse Riley
I'm enjoying the golf, but it will be "back to...

I'm enjoying the golf, but it will be "back to work," on Monday.

As usual, after televised major golf events, some of us will have to explain to a few others, that five naffin' hours for a round ...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 19:40
Replies: 48
Views: 3,257
Posted By Doghouse Riley
It amazes me that people actually agree to go on...

It amazes me that people actually agree to go on this programme, they surely must know what the bit of nonsense it is.

But maybe some just want to get their faces on TV.
Given the viewing figures,...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 19:32
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
So still no evidence of how many of these 150...

So still no evidence of how many of these 150 more staff than ITV were really necessary?

Thought not.

You're the one who's blustering.

My comment about Ross was actually to highlight Peter...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 14:22
Replies: 63
Views: 4,722
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Is the level at which some programmes are pitched...

Is the level at which some programmes are pitched an indication of the perceived level of intelligence and attention span of contemporary audiences, by programme makers?
This was on BBC2, once the...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 12:43
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
I thought not, you have no idea how many people...

I thought not, you have no idea how many people were actually, "necessary."

"Common sense," says 150 more than ITV, seems a bit extreme given most of the technical stuff was provided by HBS.

Rio...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 10:49
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Hmm. Talk about going round the houses. Who...

Hmm.
Talk about going round the houses.

Who mentioned "substandard?" Oh yes, you did.

You've failed to explain why all those BBC people in Rio were necessary.
You don't know and the BBC won't tell...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 10:39
Replies: 204
Views: 10,459
Posted By Doghouse Riley
As I mentioned earlier Diana Ross was well...

As I mentioned earlier Diana Ross was well suported by the distributor EMI in this country, some other TamlaMotown artists, like Tammi Terrell, didn't fair so well, but to be fair there were a lot of...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 00:43
Replies: 63
Views: 4,722
Posted By Doghouse Riley
You mean the 1960s footage? Yes that was quite a...

You mean the 1960s footage?

Yes that was quite a reminder, Oxford Circus as I remember, was at the time formed from stone blocks which reduced the need for re-surfacing the cross roads every few...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-07-2014, 00:01
Replies: 63
Views: 4,722
Posted By Doghouse Riley
The North is obviously low priority. They should...

The North is obviously low priority.

They should have started the Metro extension in Manchester in 2000, but the funds were withdrawn, by Prescott? This was after the local councils had purchased...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 23:57
Replies: 204
Views: 10,459
Posted By Doghouse Riley
I love that song, they sang well together and as...

I love that song, they sang well together and as individuals.
The irony is that he only out-lived her by three years.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 23:49
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Thanks for demonstrating your continuing...

Thanks for demonstrating your continuing obsession with my opinions, another example of your hypocrisy. All that copying and pasting, who else would bother?

National Health?

Yeah a good excuse for...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 23:39
Replies: 204
Views: 10,459
Posted By Doghouse Riley
That's "showbusiness," the PR projected image...

That's "showbusiness," the PR projected image doesn't always match the reality.

It was reported that when Sarah Vaughan was dying, Billy Eckstine a long-time musical collaborator of hers, refused to...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 22:41
Replies: 63
Views: 4,722
Posted By Doghouse Riley
It's just a matter of one's perception. Saying...

It's just a matter of one's perception. Saying how you saw it and what I said was pretty accurate, can't be described as pretentious.

But I don't mind if you enjoyed it. I fast forward my recording...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 22:32
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Oh dear! We've done Ross before, so your comment...

Oh dear!
We've done Ross before, so your comment is irrelevant, we all know that it was Ross's own production company, we've discussed it before, the cheap sets were the giveaway.

The point of my...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 22:24
Replies: 63
Views: 4,722
Posted By Doghouse Riley
A practical demonstration of: "How to get half an...

A practical demonstration of: "How to get half an hour's content into a sixty minute programme."

There was so much repetition, you could have thought you were watching an episode of "Animal Park,"...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 19:00
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Hang on! I find that rather funny. The matches...

Hang on!

I find that rather funny.

The matches were only 45 minutes each way with fifteen minutes for half time.
Rather adds weight to my submission of "excess."

As for covering so many matches....
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 18:26
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
How much 40p a day adds up to, is relevant if...

How much 40p a day adds up to, is relevant if it's not always spent wisely.
The BBC over the years has probably provided the best programmes.
The BBC also have a history of examples of waste and...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 18:06
Replies: 94
Views: 5,171
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Excessive coverage, given the paucity of...

Excessive coverage, given the paucity of offerings to other viewers who are constantly saddled with a high percentage of repeats. I've mentioned that before.

It's what the BBC do. Go over the top on...
Forum: Sport 16-07-2014, 16:45
Replies: 59
Views: 4,578
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Weren't Lopez and Tursonof others he went out to?

Weren't Lopez and Tursonof others he went out to?
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-07-2014, 16:09
Replies: 383
Views: 37,019
Posted By Doghouse Riley
Interviewers who ask sports competitors, some...

Interviewers who ask sports competitors, some before they've recovered from their exertions, "How did you feel?"
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