Tag Archives: BBC

The BBC’s detailed plans for nuclear war

Just in case…Keep calm and broadcast on.

If you ever want to see how real it could have gotten, go back and watch The War Game (1965), When The Wind Blows (1986), Threads (1984), and–for the US side of the devastation–The Day After (1983).

The BBC has revealed plans drawn up in the Cold War on how it planned to operate from 11 underground bunkers across the country in the event of a nuclear strike.

Source: The BBC’s detailed plans for nuclear war – BBC News

John Oliver and Lena Headey Join ‘Danger Mouse’

In other news, in case you haven’t heard, THEY’RE REBOOTING DANGER MOUSE!!!

The BBC’s rebooted version of the classic British children’s cartoon Danger Mouse is clearly aiming for as international an audience […]

Source: John Oliver and Lena Headey Join ‘Danger Mouse’

James May’s (Extremely Brief) Thoughts On The Jeremy Clarkson Controversy

He’s a bit of a knob, but I like him.

Benedict Cumberbatch Reading Shakespeare

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players….