Posts Tagged ‘ BBC ’

In Spokane, No Fans of Canadian Forest Fires

September 5, 2018
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Some people in Spokane, Washington recently raised their voices by proposing to turn their fans on. The smoke of hundreds of forest fires from British Columbia had wafted over the border, blanketing the city. As…

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Sorry, Elton—These Sad Songs Say So Little

August 26, 2018
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As reported by the BBC’s Miriam Quick, Spotify recently released scores for 35 million songs, based on “machine learning.” Quick used that data to identify the five saddest songs to top the charts since 1958.…

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Doctor … Who is a Woman?

July 20, 2017
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Doctor Who fans are aghast, or deliriously happy, that the show’s main character is having a sex change. Non-Doctor Who fans are saying the same thing they always say when they hear details about the…

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Voiceover and Narration for Authors: Ruth Weisberg

July 20, 2016
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As a publisher, I have come to understand the importance of audio books. As a special post, I interviewed Ruth Weisberg and Billy Dees about their work in voiceover narration.  I am posting these interviews…

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My Shrinking Attention Span

November 5, 2013
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My Shrinking Attention Span

Well, it’s happened. My attention span has plummeted to that of a goldfish, or so I learned while surfing on a BBC Online site. Some killjoy researcher from the Equine Institute of Technology has discovered…

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BBC Sex Scandal – If you weren’t groped, you weren’t at the BBC!

October 9, 2012
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MORE AND MORE victims of sexual harassment at the BBC during the Eighties are coming to light in the wake of the under-age sexual abuse accusations aimed at Jimmy Savile and other BBC stars. Radio…

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Things That Make Me Wonder How We Ever Beat the British

March 3, 2012
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On the BBC News report a reporter was interviewing an individual named Chad who, on his way home from work, decided to film a rather large and destructive tornado in Indiana. The reporter who seem…

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