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The Bletchley Circle

When this is over won’t we have to be ordinary? The history of women in wartime espionage is an interesting one.  Women of extreme competence were brought into MI:5, British internal security and counterespionage department, for clerical positions or other … Continue reading

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British Drama: A Guide (Part II: The Mystery Tier 3)

Tier 3:  Hey, I Saw That On PBS, Hmm Cadfael (1994-96) A former crusader turns to God and becomes a monk and a healer.  Cadfael (Derek Jacobi) is a sharp man still and, like Liam Neeson, has a very particular set of … Continue reading

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British Drama: A Guide (Part II: The Mystery Guide)

The game is afoot. That’s what a mystery is, for its fans.  It’s a team game and the detective is on your team.  The opponents are the wrong-doers we are tasked to track down.  A good mystery is like any … Continue reading

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Like Father Like Son

Tell me about dad. There are some actors out there who are so great in a particular TV show you like that you want to see everything they do.  Michael C. Hall is one I suspect many people share my … Continue reading

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