Monthly Archives: June 2009

Obscure Pop Culture Reference of the Day

Last night, as Mel Morton prepares for her first official day as a copper, Jerry tells her, in a bad American accent, “Hey, let’s be careful out there.” Mel looks at him blankly, not getting the reference. The line belonged … Continue reading

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Update for Wednesday, Jun. 24: Manoeuvres

  Base Camp Connor – 11:00 Captain Liam and his canine trooper Ozzy are in the living room. Petty Officer Maria comes downstairs, ordering him to clean up the stock in the upstairs room. Liam promises to sort it, and … Continue reading

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Update for June 23, 2009 – Straight Outta Weatherfield

(this is the version without the bad words in it) The Notorious R.O.Y. After being arrested, Ken is at the police station insisting to them that he is not a drug dealer. The policeman thinks that the big dealers are … Continue reading

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Monday June 21st 2009 – The “I know it’s Late” Update

UK Time – Friday September 5th 2008 The show opens with Becky and Jason teasing Sean about Tom. They are good friends. Sean catches up with Tom up the street to apologize, but its all water under the bridge. This … Continue reading

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Update For Episode #6896 June 19, 2009

Roy walks out of the cafe and spots a young lad in the street kicking his soccer ball against the wall. A car comes speeding along and Roy tries to warn the lad. The mother of the lad yells at … Continue reading

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Update for Wednesday, June 17: Fun’n’Games

  YOU’VE GOT TROUBLE, WAIT DON’T RUN Jerry lies in his hospital bed, the requisite number of tubes coming out of his face, à la Liam Connor, Charlie Stubbs and so many before him. Unlike Charlie however, Jerry has some … Continue reading

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Update for Tuesday, June 16, 2009. Jelly Rolled Over?

We begin with Jerry’s sudden collapse and Theresa’s quicksilver response. Well, she did dial 999, eventually,  after she tried to figure out if an autopsy would determine if cause of death was double dosages of his heart pills. So she … Continue reading

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Monday June 15th 2009 – The Update

UK Time – Wednesday August 27th 2008 The show opens in the Morton household where Jerry, the colour of sweaty concrete is sitting on the couch. Mel is continually annoyed by her mother’s existence and the fact that he has … Continue reading

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This Is England

The movie David and Amber watched (sort of) was This Is England, which gets two enthusiastic thumbs up from the smurfman. If you are looking for a taste of 80’s British music and culture, this a great choice.

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Update For Epiosde #6891 June 12, 2009

Sean is all abuzz with anticipation of going to the Manchester gay pride parade with Marcus, but it quickly comes to naught when Marcus gets a call on his mobile for an interview in London for a botox job in … Continue reading

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