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Gogglebox and authenticity

It’s always difficult to gauge the authenticity of people’s responses to any kind of communication. In everyday life, we get along by often saying more than we mean, in the interests of good relations, and the context of any communication has a strong bearing on its meaning.  750 more words

My Week in Tv

Monday: Game of Thrones and Thronecast

For most of the world, the only great thing about Mondays is it means Game of Thrones night. It’s one of the best shows on television and watching it really is an occasion. 870 more words


Save a life after death: Donating Organs

I’ll keep this nice and short.

For those who don’t know, Australia recently started this show called Gogglebox, where we watch people watching TV. Thoughts of the show before it started were a bit sceptical, but the show turned out to be an enormous hit. 158 more words

This Is NOT A Ramble!

The Wolf Of Wall Street

Not a film you should watch with your parents…

Although I’m a bit late with this blog post and the film I am posting about, I feel that I should warn others out there who are like me and a bit behind in their film schedules, about this film specifically. 344 more words


Gogglebox stars Giles and Mary are 'best mates' with Boris Johnson and his family

Gogglebox couple Giles and Mary are apparently mates with Boris Johnson.

The Wiltshire couple are reportedly pals with Johnson and his family.

Mary is said to be friends with Boris’s sister Rachel, while Giles has been commissioned as a painter by Lord Marland, former treasurer for the Conservatives. 105 more words


Gogglebox to return for series 6 in September 2015

Gogglebox has just wrapped its fifth series but no need to despair if you’re a fan – one of its stars has revealed when it’s back. 86 more words


Weekly Summary // #10

Hello to all,

‘Wow’ you may be thinking, ‘Izzy’s actually still alive!?’

and yes, I am … just about.

Revision has not quite succeeded in killing me thank goodness, so here’s what I’ve been up to this week: 967 more words