"The Goon Show" was the most influential British comedy show. Written mainly by Spike Milligan it has been cited as the influence of the "Monty Python" crew. John Lennon was a big fan. Years later it was put on TV by taking the original radio recordings and adding animation, thus "The TeleGoons" This excerpt is a classic...
Last Edit: Sept 12, 2018 9:16:47 GMT by brewmaster
I agree 100%..... although a Liverpool comic thinks otherwise. What I found funny was the local residents' actions, using humour to draw attention to the problem..... and it worked, gaining national media attention. Whether it solves the problem of rats selling drugs is another question.
Last Edit: Sept 22, 2018 10:03:20 GMT by brewmaster
He was a truly multi-talented man. Amongst other things he directed operas, and wrote several books. He moved from London because his apartment became an initiative test for Royal Marines officers, and he was woken at all hours by candidates asking for his signature to prove they had found him!
Fiendish Thingy: Thanks Bobber. I'm good thanks. Quiet on here for the last few months. I see Al has gone all 'Facebook' and is attracting new members. No bad thing. Are you going to the annual Beatleweek in Liverpool this year? Not long now 10 weeks or so. See you there?
Jun 21, 2019 10:44:22 GMT
Mr Kite: I`ll see you there F.T.
Jun 22, 2019 21:53:51 GMT
Bobber: Not sure. It's an expensive trip for me plus I'm starting a new job around that time.
Jun 25, 2019 11:06:14 GMT
Amadeus: Hey all. Not been frequenting here very much lately. Between burying people, helping sick people and feeling crap myself, Me and Mrs. A. have been weighed under. Hoping to get a bit more out of that rut so I can focus back on the fun things I used to focus
Jun 26, 2019 19:56:52 GMT
The End: Hey all - come along to the 12th Annual Beatle Forum meet up - it's in The Grapes at midday on Saturday 24th August! Will be great to see some new faces as I'm fed up with the old ones!
Aug 16, 2019 13:56:22 GMT
Mr Kite: That`s when your sober !
Aug 16, 2019 18:36:18 GMT