Band of Brothers Round Table Reunion
#BandofBrothers Cast ‘Round Table’ Reunion Show! To complete the series of interviews with the cast of Band Of Brothers Black Sky Radio will soon be hosting the Band Of Brothers Cast ‘Round Table’ Reunion Show LIVE. For the first time ANYWHERE… over 20 cast members from around the world will be joining us live on air in ONE special 4 hour show. Not to be missed....
Band of Brothers Geekend
This weekend was spent in the company of @Squeaky_the_pin and @missmovies99 watching the entire series of Band of Brothers. It was great to watch it with two other fangirls as we were able to talk about scenes and characters without spoiling the “story” as we’d all seen it so many times. We spotted cameos from characters we hadn’t before been able to find (Tom Hanks and...
Today is the birthday of Pvt Robert van Klinken, born on 31 October 1919. In 1942, he went to Fort Lewis to join the Military service - he became a paratrooper. He was placed in Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th PIR, 101st Airborne at Camp Toccoa as a bazooka man. On 20 September, while heading toward the town of Nuenen, Easy are met with a German tank attack. While fighting in the city, van...
I dare you not to get this stuck in your head: And the original in case you don’t know WTF is going on:
Happy birthday to Peter O’Meara who played Lt Norman Dike in Band of Brothers.
It might be a bit stupid but I have to say I’m slightly offended by a comment left on James Allen’s F1 competition page (see earlier link). The comment reads: “I met Rachel Clarke in Turkey and can definitely vouch for her devotion to F1 – she was at the track when the other girls were out sightseeing!” Now hang on a minute. Firstly this makes it sound like most women...
From this day to the ending of the world, But we in it shall be...– Henry V - Act 4.3 William Shakespeare Today marks the anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt where English forces defeated the numerically superior French. It is a victory that lives on in the popular imagination thanks to the speech delivered on the eve of battle by the monarch in William...
Band of Brothers - Seasonal
Back to the Future
Almost 10 whole years ago the splendiferous @Squeaky_the_pin and I went travelling. Our journey began on 2 November 2001 and took us to Hong Kong, Thailand, Australia, Fiji, Hawaii and across mainland US (specifically San Francisco, LA, Las Vegas, San Diego, Flagstaff, Albuquerque, Oklahoma City, Dallas (4 hours), San Antonio, Houston, New Orleans, Memphis, St Louis, Chicago, Cincinatti,...
Just a little bit.
A is for Art
Anonymous asked: Pasta or steak?
Forgot it was Eugene “Doc” Roe’s birthday yesterday. In honour of this please have a photo of Shane Tayor (@tinker_t) who played Doc in Band of Brothers. More here: CLICK
The fabulous @squeaky_the_pin listens to Jon Holmes on the Radio. This week’s text-in is about food and films. Some of the text were rather imaginative (The Lambshank Redemption, The Grape Escape, Quorn on the Fourth of July, etc.) but I decided to add a couple of my own. Enjoy! The Curious Case of Benjamin Mutton Cheese All That Children of the Edam-med The Road to Pear-dition Meat The...
Many people ask me why I always sign off ‘Till we meet again.’...– Marty Reid, abc Dan Wheldon 1978-2011