Love & Friendship

love & friendship

This one was a surprise – we watched Love & Friendship on October 3, 2016 and I at least liked it more then I thought I would.

Not as in, “he doesn’t like Jane Austen adaptations” but as in, “he loves Jane Austen adaptions” and thought this might not measure up.

 

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The 2016 Twitch “French Chef” Marathon

On March 15 of 2016 Twitch began its non-stop streaming of all 201 episodes of Julia Child’s famous cook show, The French Chef.

Julia Child French Chef

While we didn’t watch all of them, it became a somewhat nightly ritual – something akin to comfort food where Currerbell and I would unwind and relax with a few episodes either watching outright or on in the background.

The comments in the stream were as ridiculous as you would expect, sometimes offensive but often hilarious.

It was a surprise treat to watch through theĀ The French Chef marathon.

 

BBC’s Broadchurch, Series One

CurrerBell and I finished the first series of BBC’s Broadchurch on January 6, 2016.

BBC Broadchurch media

Like so much we see from across the pond it was plodding, thoughtful, intense, sickening and a joy to watch all at the same time.

We have yet to see the second series yet as we just haven’t been able to muster the drive for it yet; we know once we start it we’re going to be in for a dramatic and exhausting ride.