Cable TV or Satellite TV? There are a lot of different things that we prefer one over the other, and many of them cause endless debates. Mayonnaise or Miracle Whip, the bus or the subway, McDonald’s or Burger King, the list can go on and on longer than the debates themselves. No matter what the argument is, there is usually proof that one option is better than the other. That […]
Hobby or Addiction? TV: it is practically our favorite pastime. On average, American youths spend about 900 hours each year in school, but over 1,200 hours per year watching television. So TV is probably teaching kids more than their classes are. Good thing they invented the Discovery Channel. For adults, the story remains pretty similar. The Bureau of Labor Statistics conducted a survey of working adults which discovered that watching […]
OK so this is my guilty viewing secret here, I’m quite partial to sitting in front of the TV to watch Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman (and the other three Kari, Grant and Tory) knock out another awesome episode of Mythbusters. Oh yes, give me: a dash of guns, a heap of explosions, smattering of ridiculous myths, and a splash of out right carnage and you pretty much have my perfect episode. […]
Donald Trump is the face behind one of the most successful reality shows on American TV and also sports potentially the world’s largest comb over. It’s also a little ironic to have a man who claims to be a self made millionaire and who produces books such as “Think Big and Kick Ass in Business and Life” running the show. When in fact he inherited a large proportion of his fathers $400 […]
Cooking shows have come a long way from the simple two dimensional programme’s showing you how to break eggs and make meals that will give you a heart attack. The cooking phenomenon now makes superstars out of its culinary wizards allowing them to demonstrate not only their great skills in the kitchen but also their passion for cooking. Sure some of these cooking characters on the shows are people you […]
Are you an avid fan of the hit series Top Chef (now fast approaching double figures in terms of series)? Have you always agreed with what Tom Colicchio, Gail Simmons, and Padma Lakshmi had had to say about the contestants and their recipes? Well don’t worry about what they have to say, as we have sifted through the episodes and got what we think are the Top Ten Recipes from the show.
Not All About the F-Bomb Did you enjoy the 2010 series of MasterChef (we rated this the best cooking show format back in August 2009)with Gordon Ramsey ramming abuse down the television set like sausage meat into the submucosa (commonly known as the sausage casing)? Well it was not all swearing and under cooked fish, oh no, there were actually some pretty good dishes cooked during the first season. Unleash the Inner […]
The definition of a Douchebag is as follows: Douche.bag: or simply douche, is considered to be a pejorative term. The slang usage of the term originated in the 1960s. The term usually refers to a person, usually male, with a variety of negative qualities, specifically arrogance and engaging in obnoxious and/or irritating actions, most often without malicious intent. – Source: Wikipedia
2009 has been a great year for comedy with some really unique series coming to the forefront. Some classics have managed to stay in the top ten purely based on their brilliance and down right willingness to abuse anyone and everyone. You can rest assure that the recommendations below caused a bit of a stir in the office and it took us a while to come up with the final […]
Chuck Norris has undoubtedly gained a massive cult following. However this is not really from the dedicated Walker Texas Ranger fans that dissect, analyse and blog about ever round house or uppercut thrown. No. This following is more from the people who take enjoyment at laughing at the numerous jokes circulating about his toughness. However as Chuck I’m sure would agree, there can only be one….or maybe ten but with a […]
They have forged a successful career (well most of them) without having to sell their souls to the devil…although to be honest some of them probably did but it was not videotaped like Sylvester Stallone’s young antics as a wannabe pornstar. But what famous celebrities missed their true calling in life? Who are the Top Ten male celebrities that have acted liked, look liked and dressed like a pornstar but […]
Animated TV series have come a long way over the past 20 years. This Top Ten list honours the best of the best, the animated series which have been part of everyone’s life or jokes at some point in their life.