Illness has curtailed my web surfing this week, do a rather truncated That Was this week. Normal service should be resumed next week.
So apologies/explanations over – on with my pick of the web pops.
Sharon Horgan’s Paean to the seldom-seen sitcom, the thirty minutes of comedy gold that was watched by an audience you could fit in your lounge. For fans of Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace, Nighty Night, Black Books, Psychoville – this one’s for you
Robots Futurama style
Not strictly this week, but finally got round to listening to it. Futurama’s David X Cohen on robots.
Feminist graffiti of the week
Some one took their time and really thought of a way to respond to those horrendous Special-K adverts.
Muppet movie news
It’s thanks to Dave Gorman on twitter that I discovered that the new muppet movie is directed by James Bobin of Flight of the Conchords fame and has music by Paul Williams (Bugsy Malone) & Flight of the Conchords‘ Brett Mackenzie
This is a great way to spend work time…
File under “Things you wish were true…”
Yes, it’s a fake, but pretend it’s not and enjoy it anyway. Sean Connery’s response to Steve Jobs ad request
Move over Grand Designs
Oddee: 10 Weirdest “houses”
Cambridge startups scoop $500k in media innovation competition