Tag Archives: Television

King Richard III

This is another Horrible Histories parody, performed by Jim Howick, in Episode 6, Series 3. Continue reading King Richard III

Pancake Day, Pancake day, P-p-p-p-p-p-p-p Pancake Day!

This is an awesome video from an old childhood show of mine, called Maid Marian and her Merry Men,¹ which was super-popular back in the 90’s. Continue reading Pancake Day, Pancake day, P-p-p-p-p-p-p-p Pancake Day!

Horrible Histories: The King Charles II Parody

I love Horrible Histories…

I know, I know! I should be too old for it, because the target audience aims at kids.

But, honestly, Horrible Histories is my most favourite historical television show, because it teaches history in funny and memorable sketches. As a result, I always cite it whenever I talk about history. You’ll see – history can be fun AND funny! Due to that, I will certainly use it as reference in this blog, despite the possibly of my credibility hitting rock bottom because of that! Continue reading Horrible Histories: The King Charles II Parody

The First Ever TV Commercial

The first advert was aired in 1941.¹

It ran for nine seconds, and cost only £9! Continue reading The First Ever TV Commercial