Jun 11, 2020 -- 5:17PM, DenzilPenberthy wrote:
League Of Gentlemen also gone The Raccoons next
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Madness taking over
Jun 11, 2020 -- 6:12PM, i_agree_with_nick wrote:
Porridge could be in trouble. I'm thinking of McLaren.
My favourite episode is The Hustler and the only video I could find on YT was a sped up version and they cut the bit when they came out the coal bunker and McKay says 'Welcome to the Black and White Minstrel Show'.
Jun 11, 2020 -- 6:39PM, SontaranStratagem wrote:
Auf Wiedersehen, Pet will go for sureThe "abduls" nickname the gang gave them will see to that They called the Germans "erics" as well
When Neville worked in the Indian restaurant there was a Gunga Din and Goodness Gracious Me bit.
Oz calls the German barman Adolf and the Spanish copper Pepe
Jun 12, 2020 -- 5:56AM, Mr Spock wrote:
Lets see how PC they are when hardly anyone is paying the license fee plus the woke shoite they are pushing left right and centre starts to hit the viewing fugures and the advertisers start to turn off the revenue stream. If anyone has seen any part of that garbage from the US Batwaaaman, they'll know what I'm talking about.
The difference between The comedies of old like Fawlty towers, Rising Damp, Little Britain, In sickness and in Health,etc etc,
and the newer PC left wing alternative comedies, is simple, They were very funny with massive viewing figures and todays are Not funny.
Jun 12, 2020 -- 7:56AM, screaming from beneaththewaves wrote:
Doesn't negate the intent of the sitcoms though.If anyone can watch Love Thy Neighbour and want to be humiliated the way Jack Smethurst's character was each week, then they're beyond help anyway. Ditto anyone who watches Major Gowen in Fawlty Towers and decides that that is how they themselves would like to be perceived.
What about Rudolph Walker calling Eddie, '' White Honky'' every time he saw him.?
Is that offensive to white people.?
i certainly wasn't offended.