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Monty Python Live (Mostly): One Down, Five to Go – The Perils Of High-Def

By Jeb D. When it was announced earlier this year that there would be a live theatrical broadcast of the final performance of the Monty Python “farewell” shows from London’s O2 arena, people that know me assumed I’d be first …

Eric Idle Rewrites (And Sings) Monty Python’s Galaxy Song For Brian Cox’s Wonders of Life

Just remember that you’re standing on a planet that’s evolving and revolving at nine hundred miles an hour.

A Semi-Coherent Glossary For The London Olympic Closing Ceremony

We get the same countdown we enjoyed at the beginning of the Opening Ceremony. Go see what we said about that here. This might be called a simpler ceremony than the original, less layering of cultural and historic references, but …