Tag Archives: CBC

Hades Hath No Fury Disassembled: A Murdoch Mysteries Review.

Most of my life I’ve felt like an outsider. Strange way to begin a review, I know. Then again this week’s MM ep was all about lost souls seeking refuge from a world they no longer felt safe or accepted … Continue reading

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Welcome to Mr. Murdoch’s Neighborhood…

…Hope you survive the experience. Mr. Murdoch’s Neighborhood, this week’s installment of Murdoch Mysteries is another shining example of how much this series has grown in ten seasons. Most shows would be content to sit on their laurels but Peter … Continue reading

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An Open Letter To Sally Catto And The CBC: “Life Advice From A Loser: Winning Isn’t Everything” Pitch.

For those of you who are really lost right now:  Sally Catto is the General Manager of Programming for Canada’s national television network, CBC.  All good?  Then we’ll begin. Hey, Sally! My name is Robert “The Hook” Hookey. You may … Continue reading

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5×5 With The Hook: Juno Rinaldi.

Not only does Juno Rinaldi have the coolest moniker since The Hook, she’s a gifted actress and a Workin’ Mom. If you haven’t seen it yet, Workin’ Moms follows the lives of four women as they juggle love, careers, and … Continue reading

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This Murdoch Mystery Was “Missing” Nothing…

“The Missing”, this week’s latest installment of MMX, (otherwise known as Murdoch Mysteries, Season Ten) was what sports enthusiasts would refer to as a “hone run”. Yes, I’m a ginormous nerd, thank you ever so much for noticing. “I promise, … Continue reading

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5×5 With The Hook: Alan Doyle.

I still can’t believe the words, “5×5 With The Hook: Alan Doyle” appear above these. As a good, patriotic Canadian lad I consider today’s guest a true Canuck legend. Of course, Alan would heartily disagree (as a Canadian, born and … Continue reading

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5×5 With The Hook: Mark Ellis.

Today’s guest, Mark Ellis is a writer, producer and actor best known for Flashpoint and the CBC mega-hit series, X Company. He is married to his soulmate and collaborator, Stephanie Morgenstern. That’s Mark Ellis in a nutshell. However, I don’t … Continue reading

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