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Spaced​ revisited: looking back at a cult classic

It may have been released nearly two decades ago now, but Simon Pegg and Jessica Stevenson’s sitcom Spaced remains as hilarious and comforting as it ever was. The show is one of the great modern sitcoms and was the launching pad not only for Pegg, Stevenson and the rest of the cast, but also for...

How to Balance Class Assignments with Your Favorite TV Shows

Grasping at each tragic event June/ Offred goes through in the Handmaids Tale? Or hooked on the final season of 12 Monkeys? There are plenty of great shows you can watch on TV or stream online to keep you occupied and happy throughout the year. However, when your hobby becomes detrimental to your studies, it...

How to Start a College Application Essay

Truth about Applying to College Most of us know of a few common, wicked connotations that surround applying to college. Some people say that applying to join a college is the hardest thing for a senior student. Yet, applying for college is a cool thing. Applying for college has become a show off thing. it...

“It has a bouquet” – Douglas Adams as Doctor Who Script Editor

Douglas Adams was recommended for the Doctor Who Script Editor’s job by his predecessor Anthony Read, and accepted the job after meeting with producer Graham Williams. This was around September/October 1978. Williams was recovering from illness that meant he was unable to carry out his role during the filming of The Power of Kroll. It...

The Fast Show’s greatest ever characters

It’s testament to The Fast Show’s incredible depth of quality that narrowing this list down to a manageable number proved to be so exceedingly difficult. There were so many brilliant characters across the show’s run, it’s easy to forget some absolute gems.There was the thespian who spent “over six hours in make up”, the ever-so...

Doctor Who, Twitch, and why are we surprised younger viewers love classic Who?

There is a theory in the Philosophy of Science called the ‘Pessimistic Meta-Induction Argument’. Simplified, it states ‘Well, we’ve been wrong before, so we’ll probably be wrong again’. In related news, you cannot accurately predict how people will react when viewing pre-1989 Doctor Who stories for the first time. One person’s treasure is another person’s...