Baldrick On Clown Court
When I was growing up, there seemed to be a line drawn between alternative comedy and mainstream comedy. It was all a bit artibrary, and that line was blurry even from the beginning. Paul Jackson worked on The Young Ones and The Two Ronnies, Girls On Top was on ITV in peak time. But it […]
Prolonging The Festivities
The frost and snow this morning make me want more Christmas for once.
Blackadder’s Saucy Secrets
Here’s a quick look at the dirty secrets hidden within the tome Blackadder The Third. If you can keep your eyes away from the sauce, you can see a clue or two about the episode’s story.
What’s Behind Blackadder’s Mystery Door?
At the risk of running down a rabbit hole armed with nothing more than an empty brain and boredom, let’s have a look at the mystery door on the set of Blackadder The Third. That one in the back corner, behind Blackadder. Where does it lead? It might help for us to get a better […]
I’m amazed I’ve not done this before, but let’s have a closer look at all the books featured in the opening titles of Blackadder The Third. The first book we see is probably the most interesting. It’s the history of Blackadder The Third, who seems to have lived from 1760 to 1827. Aside from the […]