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Old 24-01-2013, 20:58
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Well, we'll just leave it at "That Scottish Eastenders actress is bad at drunk acting."
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Old 24-01-2013, 20:59
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Oh huh next weeks looks good!
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Old 24-01-2013, 21:00
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Well, we'll just leave it at "That Scottish Eastenders actress is bad at drunk acting."
No, she's actually a drunk...
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Old 25-01-2013, 04:31
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I thought that the "feeding gumdrops to a puppy" moment between Georgie Glen and Laurie Grett was powefully acted between the two of them.

Though you could see the "Joe's dad raped me" plot point coming from a mile away.
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Old 26-01-2013, 09:31
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I am enjoying WR more this season that I expected. I am really impressed with Laurie Bretts acting, I think she has done so well in the storyline. I like Christine and Michael as a couple.

Was really happy to see Scout get her apology, she handled it very well, I though she would have gone balistic. Looking forward to more of Grantley mentoring Dynasty.
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Old 26-01-2013, 10:05
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Grantley bearly appeared at all in this week's episode, he's practically an extra these days
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Old 31-01-2013, 19:57
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hey all.
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:00
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Hi all - Christine gets gross miconduct...
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:03
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Hello.

Why am I watching??

I don't know...
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:11
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Are we actually supposed to like Kevin?
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:12
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Robot competition
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:12
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Are we actually supposed to like Kevin?
Thank god I'm not the only one,

I'd like nothing more than to punch him very hard in the face...
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:17
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Austin healy On a BBC show just 3 days before 6 nations starts coincidentally also on BBC
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:22
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Is this as bad as my eyes are telling me? The overacting in the last scene had me in stitches!
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:23
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Thank god I'm not the only one,

I'd like nothing more than to punch him very hard in the face...
They don't even try to make him likable.

Constantly insulting Chalky unprovoked.

And the acting, good god, the acting.
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:24
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Well....

This.....

Is.....

Dragging....
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:26
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And again.... lol. He's found something on a laptop and reacting like the school's about to be blown up.... lmao!!!
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:27
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They don't even try to make him likable.

Constantly insulting Chalky unprovoked.

And the acting, good god, the acting.
It's not even GCSE standard.

One thing I don't get.....the school moved from Manchester to Scotland. Surely if your job was moving quite a fair distance, you wouldn't work there?

On top of that, the multitude of accents....granted people move around but there are Scouse, Manc, Cockney, Geordie, Posh and Scottish accents! Surely in some parts of the country it's one dominant accent e.g down here it's Westcountry with a few Midland and London accents.
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:31
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Poor little Kevin
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:32
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Poor little Kevin
No sympathy.
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:34
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Is this Chalkys last ep?
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:35
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Cannabis int he brownies..
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:37
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Cannabis int he brownies..
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:38
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Not being funny but isn't this playing to a stereotype that all Scousers are dodgy?
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Old 31-01-2013, 20:39
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Well aren't they?
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