Julia Davis’s Nighty Night Series One (Review)

Nighty Night, Series One British Comedy, Black Humor Starring Julia Davis, Angus Deayton, Rebecca Font, Kevin Eldon, et al Written by Julia Davis Aired on BBC 3 in 2004 BBC Video Release, Available in the U.S. and Canada on a Warner Home Video Region 1 DVD ISBN: 1-4198-1737-X  (This is the ISBN for Region 1) Approximate Running Time 171 Minutes.  Six Episodes Plus Bonus Footage. Price Varies by Retailer I don’t own a television set — and don’t want one — so my access to video is limited to streaming and DVDs.  I’m picky about what I watch, but open … Continue reading Julia Davis’s Nighty Night Series One (Review)

GOP Gives up on Healthcare Demolition For Now

This post appears in slightly different form on a private social media page. It says a lot when a Republican defeat saves lives.  That happened today, when the GOP-majority Congress declined to gut the current system for health coverage, a.k.a. Obamacare.  Apparently, some constituents in Republican districts don’t want the proverbial rug pulled out from under them when they need to see a doctor, and they made that clear to their elected officials.  Then, by some weird twist of fate, a handful of Members of Congress listened to constituents instead of obeying the spoiled rich kid in the White House. … Continue reading GOP Gives up on Healthcare Demolition For Now