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Forum: TV Shows: UK 27-07-2009, 17:09
Replies: 287
Views: 42,758
Posted By Mark X
The snapshot of The Snipsons also makes the...

The snapshot of The Snipsons also makes the entertaining point that, while Sky One had refused point blank (pun intended) to show The Cartridge Family (at least up 'til that point), when it was...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 27-07-2009, 17:02
Replies: 287
Views: 42,758
Posted By Mark X
"Don't worry about him. They put all the jerks in...

"Don't worry about him. They put all the jerks in Tower One."

I'd imagine the culture of taking a pair of scissors to anything remotely contentious in The Simpsons is not really going to improve any...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 26-07-2009, 21:04
Replies: 287
Views: 42,758
Posted By Mark X
It isn't always the case that The Simpsons is cut...

It isn't always the case that The Simpsons is cut by Fox before it reaches the UK broadcasters - several parts have been kept in for earlier broadcasts have been removed of late (such as "This is the...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 26-07-2009, 19:04
Replies: 287
Views: 42,758
Posted By Mark X
Channel Four are hugely inconsistent with their...

Channel Four are hugely inconsistent with their Simpsons tampering. A few weeks ago, in the episode where Lisa started an independent newsletter, Willie's utterance of the phrase "I've been reviewing...
Forum: Broadcasting 17-06-2008, 13:06
Replies: 103
Views: 23,706
Posted By Mark X
Getting low ratings doesn't necessarily spell the...

Getting low ratings doesn't necessarily spell the end of coverage if the price is right, though. After all, I'd wager Serie A on Eurosport attracted more viewers than, say, Yacht Club. It'd have more...
Forum: Broadband Internet 15-03-2007, 12:02
Replies: 20
Views: 2,468
Posted By Mark X
I've been with the 'up to 8mb' unlimited service...

I've been with the 'up to 8mb' unlimited service for a few weeks now, and I'm getting increasingly frustrated by being disconnected a random intervals between 6pm and midnight (which is practically...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 12-02-2006, 00:17
Replies: 19
Views: 2,594
Posted By Mark X
Before you shell out, both episodes are up for...

Before you shell out, both episodes are up for grabs on A Certain UK Television Related Bittorrent Website, which I'd safely bet is where the eBay sellers got their copies from.
Forum: Sky 20-01-2004, 03:09
Replies: 4
Views: 2,186
Posted By Mark X
No, I'd just deleted it with an air of weary...

No, I'd just deleted it with an air of weary resignation. I'll be sure to check it if it happens again, though.
Forum: Sky 19-01-2004, 23:10
Replies: 4
Views: 2,186
Posted By Mark X
I set my box to record The Hudsucker Proxy last...

I set my box to record The Hudsucker Proxy last night, and I notice today that I've got a 'failed' error ("0m Reason: Unknown", or somesuch). Not sure why that was, though, as the seven or so other...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 25-09-2003, 10:54
Replies: 101
Views: 9,136
Posted By Mark X
I'm guessing here, but I'd suspect that all the...

I'm guessing here, but I'd suspect that all the shows with the extra 10-15 minutes were made so that they could still be edited down to a standard half-hour format (i.e. 22 mins after adverts), so...
Forum: Sky 31-08-2003, 18:30
Replies: 34
Views: 2,524
Posted By Mark X
I had this problem last week, when trying to...

I had this problem last week, when trying to record the Villa-Liverpool match. You should be able to work around it by going into the EPG, and selecting the match as a Reminder (i.e not a recording,...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 20-07-2003, 12:33
Replies: 28
Views: 1,265
Posted By Mark X
Come, now. The BBC is The Mail's favourite...

Come, now. The BBC is The Mail's favourite scapegoat after asylum seekers. Who could forget their rabid "By Promoting Friday Night's 'Have I Got News For You' The BBC Is Effectively Promoting Drug...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 10-07-2003, 01:40
Replies: 35
Views: 1,550
Posted By Mark X
Looks alright, I suppose. But if there's one...

Looks alright, I suppose. But if there's one thing that bugs me, it:s the la:zy use of co:lons in the sub:brand tit:les (re:play, un:cut, especially v:i:p). It wasn:t clev:er when ri:se did it, and...
Forum: Sky 02-07-2003, 22:05
Replies: 31
Views: 5,938
Posted By Mark X
I've got Friendly TV on in the background. The...

I've got Friendly TV on in the background. The Office has nothing on this for embarrassment comedy, really. Asking (well, almost begging) people to text in some numbers for a roulette wheel, that...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 25-06-2003, 03:01
Replies: 77
Views: 3,889
Posted By Mark X
Sky's problem is, when they do get an absolute...

Sky's problem is, when they do get an absolute belter of a programme, they do their best to 'hide' it.

Futurama : repeats of early episodes on for the last few weeks (as we'd caught up with the...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-06-2003, 20:11
Replies: 55
Views: 4,894
Posted By Mark X
[pedantic mode] Unless you take into account the...

[pedantic mode] Unless you take into account the fact that S4C launched the day before C4, so technically, Channel 4 was the fifth terrestrial channel laucnhed in the UK.[/pedantic mode]
Forum: Sky 11-06-2003, 16:49
Replies: 37
Views: 3,592
Posted By Mark X
They do need to use up all of the departed EPG...

They do need to use up all of the departed EPG numbers on the entertainment section (Sky Soap, anyone? Thought not), else they'll be bumping into the movie channels before long. Shifting up the...
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