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Peter St John

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  1. It’s a throwaway, but I really did love the Really & Truly strip. Obviously written by Morrison on E, but great silly fun and nice art by Rian Hughes.
  2. I built a thing. But This Was A Fantasy: An Adam Curtis Search Engine Type in a query (e.g. 'Tony Blair', 'a woman looking out of a car', 'Britain in the 1960s'), and via the amazing power of The Machine, you'll get five images that it thinks matches the query. (there are a few issues: I've only encoded the most recent series so far, and if it finds something it really likes, it'll mainly show frames from around that timecode, but considering I knocked the main functionality out on a Monday evening, it's not too bad)
  3. Also, if you haven't got / seen The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, go forth and rectify that immediately
  4. God I hated that film so so much for all those reasons.
  5. You Are The Generation That Bought More Shoes And You Get What You Deserve in the soundtrack!!!! EDIT: So apparently it was supposed to be the actual title of the series, but the BBC vetoed it for being too long. The bastards. Also, many years ago, I knocked this silly website out in an afternoon. I feel like I have been vindicated. http://youarethegenerationthatboughtmoreshoesandyougetwhatyoudeserve.com/
  6. Wait, so the plot is Superman: TAS's Legacy, but shit?
  7. Although if it does turn out to be a 6 x 30' studio-bound sitcom, it would be amazing.
  8. I do think there's a bit of a quality dip after 'Century of The Self'. But 'Pandora's Box / The Living Dead / The Mayfair Set' is a great run (and you can chuck in the Nick Leeson/Henrietta Lacks docs in there too). Also, before he invented the 'but they were wrong' voiceover, but a very early work which has its moments:
  9. You'd probably be able to get away with 'Battleships' (aside from possible trademark action), as the game pre-dates Milton Bradley's (now Hasbro) version. 'Blue Thunder' would be a much harder sell to get past…I guess Sony?
  10. I'm sure Mr. Bruno would have a word too. Maybe you just get a piece of paper saying you own the actual code. Though I wouldn't trust even that with 80s British software houses (except latter-day Ocean maybe).
  11. Send nasty letters to YouTubers and archives? Or: the world is waiting for an update to Duet!
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