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What We Just Watched – Episode Eleven

This time around, Chris and Ian are getting together to surprise each other with a couple of old TV shows and then have a chat about them.

This episode includes: The SDP, the M25, Sky Television, CFCs, Edwina Currie, British Rail, Oliver North and Dan Quayle.

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NEXT MONDAY: Sorrel, gathered this morning from a Wiltshire hedgerow.



  1. THX 1139

    June 25, 2018 at 12:45 pm

    Revenge of the Nerds had been a pretty successful film in 1984. The writers said they took the word “nerd” from a brand of candy that had just been on the market a few months before (you could get them in the UK too, eventually).

    Wonderwall: which is more likely, Noel Gallagher seeing the obscure 1960s psychedelic movie, or watching Clive every Saturday? Hmm…

    Who was Angela Rippon screaming with laughter at?

  2. Paul Bovey

    July 22, 2018 at 5:59 pm

    Sinclair C5 jokes in 1989 were more common than you think: it was mentioned in a series 6 episode of Only Fools and Horses (‘Little Problems’).

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