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  1. SubscriberFMF
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    14 May '16 15:33
    And, while we're at it, Veep good, The Catch bad.
  2. Standard memberBongalloJoe
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    14 May '16 15:52
    ummm...

    ok
  3. Subscribersonhouse
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    15 May '16 01:56
    Originally posted by FMF
    And, while we're at it, Veep good, The Catch bad.
    Female? Male? Female?
  4. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    15 May '16 02:05
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Female? Male? Female?
    Bathroom paranoia.
  5. SubscriberFMF
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    15 May '16 02:12
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Female? Male? Female?
    I've extolled the virtues of Veep (good) before ~ it is, after all, now in its 5th 'season'. But Flowers (good) and Upstart Crow (bad) are quintessentially British comedy and both new. The former is a very unusual and perhaps brilliant depiction of a knuckle-bitingly dysfunctional family. The latter is a baffling turkey: a pointless and meekly done copy of the now 30 year old classic Blackadder II (good). "The Catch" (bad) is the odd one out ~ yes it's trashy lightweight nonsense, but it's not a comedy. I couldn't think of a new U.S. comedy I'd seen that was bad, blessed, as I am, with keen and uncanny instincts as to what American comedies to watch and not to watch.
  6. SubscriberFMF
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    15 May '16 03:08
    Originally posted by FMF
    Flowers good, Upstart Crow bad
    A new U.K. series called "Mum" looks promising, albeit standard British comedy-of-manners/sensibilities type stuff.
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