Category Archives: Television

Geek Of The Week November 22, 2013

When Canadian headlines captivate the world, they normally involve moose, sharks, beavers, or maple syrup. And then, there’s Rob Ford. Not only does he admit to smoking crack, but he also makes comments about his oral sex life that just beg for being included in late night talk show hosts punchlines. And, then there is the Canadian way of poking fun at our own headline news. CBC’s 22 Minutes has been dedicating a lot of time to Rob Ford. This week, 22 Minutes presented this hilarious parody of “The Fox,” titled, “What Does Rob Ford Say?”Continue Reading

10 Amazing Cross-Stitch Patterns to Celebrate Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary

Thanks to a couple of hiccoughs, the server migration is taking a little bit longer than expected to complete. Another day, or so, and all the kinks should be ironed out. To tide you over until that moment arrives, I thought maybe you’d be interested in a list I created at Quirk Books, to celebrate Doctor Who’s 50th, that contains 10 amazing and geeky Doctor Who cross-stitch patterns.Continue Reading

Daniel Radcliffe Talks About Success With George Stroumboulopoulus

The above video is a web exclusive clip of Daniel Radcliffe sitting in our boyfriend George Stroumboulopoulus’ red chair, talking about what it means, for Daniel, to be successful.Continue Reading

The Many Sounds of Benedict Cumberbatch – Rickman, Tennant, and Wookiees

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch as he performs hip-hop in the style of Alan Rickman, does an impersonation of David Tennant and Jonathan Ross, and does a Chewbacca in front of Harrison Ford.Continue Reading

Watch Chris Hadfield on “George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight”

On Tuesday, October 29, 2013, Chris Hadfield sat down in George Stroumboulopoulos’ red chair. I think it will quality as a “Captain Obvious” statement when I say that it is a much-watch interview. The interview is funny, touching, and sincere.Continue Reading

Geek Of The Week October 25, 2013

I haven’t done Geek of the Week (the thing I geeked out over the most this week) in forever. I wasn’t planning on doing a Geek of the Week this week, but then last night’s episode of The Big Bang Theory happened.Continue Reading

Pattie Kelly and Christopher Rich Interview

On August 29, 2013, I sat down to have a conversation with Pattie Kelly and Christopher Rich to discuss the Indiegogo campaign for Swallow Your Bliss.Continue Reading

The Winner Of The ‘Phineas and Ferb: Animals Agents’ DVD Giveaway Is…

Friday, March 8, 2013, at 23:59, the Phineas and Ferb: The Perry Files – Animal Agents DVD by Marie Brennan giveaway, courtesy of Disney Canada, closed. Five people entered. Using a random number generator, I drew one numbers. The numbers was five. The winner is Katharine! Katharine has already been notified by email, and she should receive herContinue Reading

‘Phineas And Ferb: Animal Agents’ DVD Review

Last week was the release of Phineas And Ferb: The Perry Files – Animal Agents on DVD. How well do you really know your pet…or ANY animal? Behind a cute and/or cuddly exterior there may lurk a cunning crime-fighter with a brown fedora, a top-secret identity and a license to thrill! Meet the heroic Animal Agents ofContinue Reading

Win 1 Copy of ‘Phineas & Ferb: Animal Agents’ DVD – Residents of Canada Only

Today is the release of Phineas & Ferb: The Perry Files – Animal Agents on DVD. To mark this occasion, Walt Disney Motion Pictures Canada is giving a copy of the DVD to one Canadian Geeky Pleasures readers. The DVD includes a spy kit plus binoculars. Before I get to the giveaway details, here isContinue Reading

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