• Television

    Maybe I Can Binge Watch After All

    by Maybe it is possible for me to binge watch something after all. I’m specifically referring to The Flash here. Last Sunday afternoon, I caught up to current, and now I have to wait for new episodes with everyone else. In some ways that’s interesting and some ways it’s annoying. It’s interesting, because up until very recently, if I tried to actually binge watch something, I wound up overdosing on it and then setting it down, in some cases never going back, in some cases going back after weeks or months to see the next episode. In this case, I seem to been able to watch an episode every couple…

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    Space Patrol – The Fantastic Adventures of the Spaceship Orion

    by Or, in the original German, Raumpatrouille – Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion. Usually abbreviated as Space Patrol Orion or Raumpatrouille Orion. A classic 1960s science fiction television show, a cult classic, in fact. What’s that, you’ve never heard of it? Well, that’s probably because (as you’ve likely guessed) it’s 1960s German science fiction television, filmed in black and white, never dubbed, and, possibly only recently becoming available with subtitles. The only place I’ve found so far is on YouTube, at least in a way that I can enjoy it. How did I even find out about it, you ask? Well, on Facebook (yes I still have Facebook) a…