Category Archives: Reviews

American Spies

I considered writing a review of the first episode new season of Game of Thrones for this week’s post. Or course I watched it and am eagerly awaiting the rest of the episodes. It’s interesting finally being in the dark … Continue reading

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The Wire: The Best Documentary Show In Drama

I’m years late to the party, but I just finished watching HBO’s The Wire. I’ve never seen a show like it, and it was fantastic. For those who haven’t seen it, it’s a police drama about trying to catch drug … Continue reading

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I Want to Want to Believe In TV

As you may remember from a previous post, I’m very much behind in my popular culture consumption. I have just this week started watching the newest season of House of Cards. I’ve also only just now finished watching the new … Continue reading

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The Doors of Perception

As we enter this new year, I thought it might be a good time to take back up the world of blogging after last year’s prolonged absence. Mostly I stopped as I was experiencing some hectic personal issues. But with … Continue reading

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Top Albums 2014 Edition

Apologies for the long delay in writing. There has been a lot of pop culture news that I considered writing about — new seasons of TV shows, film releases (though, honestly, I haven’t seen anything in a while), lots of … Continue reading

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My Week In Entertainment

It’s been a busy week for me in terms of popular culture.  With the end of season four of Game of Thrones (don’t forget to read my review from last week) I’ve had to find other ways to keep myself entertained. … Continue reading

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Think of the Children! Game of Thrones Season Four

Yet another season of Game of Thrones has ended.  One of the most engaging shows on television has, for another year, left me wanting even more.  And, for the first time since the show began, I’m left wondering exactly what … Continue reading

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Orange Is the New Orange. And Black

Friday marked the return of one of the most talked-about shows on television, Orange Is the New Black.  Well, technically the internet, since it’s a Netflix original series. And it’s certainly one of the best shows on, in any format. … Continue reading

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Reading: Piles of Books and Pages

Theoretically I’m in the last year (and hopefully few months) of my PhD.  For most people apparently this is known as the ‘writing up period’.  For me, apparently, it’s the ‘continue researching piles of books that you should have read … Continue reading

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So long, and thanks for all the pineapples!

Two of my favourite TV shows have ended recently — Psych and How I Met Your Mother.  I am perhaps a little late in writing reviews of these series finales, but I thought it was important to put them together … Continue reading

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