Rosa Parks, Morrissey As Charles Dickens And Simon And Garfunkel Vikings – Horrible Histories’ Music Videos

My kids watch BBC’s Horrible Histories, on the CBBC channel and then again again on the iPlayer. It’s one of those kids TV shows that pretty much justifies the licence fee in one. A series of comedy sketches based on history, obsessed with the gorier details and especially anything flatulent. Each episode has a parody song too. And as a result of the first song, had an indepth discussion with my kids about civil rights.

I’ve posted about the show before, but we’re getting towards the end of the fifth series, which is a good excuse to embed a bunch of this season’s songs. They’re making a movie next…

Rosa Parks’ Motown-inspired I Sat On The Bus…

Charles Dickens, This Charming Man – Morrissey and The Smiths done up like a kipper tie.

Simon And Garfunkel try to repair the image of the Vikings

Roman financier Crassus, doing Dizzee Rascal’s Bonkers

Joan Of Arc does Jesse J’s Price Tag

Alexander The Great as stage rock

Owain Glyndwr does Tom Jones

And the pioneers of British transportation do Grease Lightning

Ghost Rider Car Unveiled At SDCC For Agents Of SHIELD

DK_A_True_Batman_Story

“Loneliness Is Really What I Was Dealing With More Than Anything” An Emotional One-On-One with DC’s Paul Dini

There Is Some Horrific Rat Violence In This Early Rick And Morty Season 3 Footage

gothodor

Laughter And Love For Hodor At Comic-Con Game Of Thrones Panel

CoARBxXXEAEaiv0

Ghost Rider Teaser Trailer From Marvel’s Agents Of SHIELD

Jurassic World Comes To Comics In 2017. No Feathers.

Rhi

Singer Rihanna Check’s Into The Bates Motel In Iconic Role

The Misfits Get A Jem And The Holograms Spinoff Comic By Kelly Thompson From IDW

injustice-2-art-1

“I Hope To Repair Earth And Bring Back Hope” A Prequel Comic For The Injustice 2 Videogame

unnamed (34)

Paul Cornell Takes Saucer Country From DC Vertigo To IDW, As Saucer State (UPDATE)