Author Archives: RFodchuk

Something Neat 23: The Times TV Special: Best Adaptations of Hit Novels

Hello out there!  Admin and I are still here!  We’ve just taken a bit of a break, and we’re still stuck mostly at home like everyone else.  But this May 24th, 2020 article in The Times  on the best television … Continue reading

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Malahide Characters: The Stuck At Home Edition

Well, like most of the globe right now, Admin and I are stuck at home.   It’s a very strange and surreal situation to be in, and more than a little worrying.    We also hope that Mr. Malahide is keeping himself … Continue reading

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It’s a Meme! 62 – Valentine’s Day Edition

RF:  Happy Valentine’s Day from the Appreciation! Admin:  Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Best Wardrobes (Worn By Patrick Malahide)

It’s a whole new decade and it’s a really cold January outside (at least, where I am), so Admin and I thought it might be fun to consider some of the very best clothing ensembles worn by Mr. Malahide.  Because … Continue reading

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Happy National Sock Day!

Happy National Sock Day from the Appreciation!  

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Happy National Friendship Day!

Happy National Friendship Day from the Appreciation!  

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Analysis of a Scene XLV: Remembering William Simons in “The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries”

Admin and I were greatly saddened to hear of William Simons‘ recent passing at the age of 79.  Mr. Simons was such an indelible part of the “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries”, playing Alleyn’s stalwart, imperturbable right-hand man, Inspector Br’er Fox.   He … Continue reading

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Our Favourite Deaths (Played by Patrick Malahide) – Part One

So as usual when Fearless Admin and I get to thinking, we come up with some interesting ideas.  And this idea had its basis in the fact that some – more than a few, actually – of Mr. Malahide’s characters … Continue reading

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Happy World Whisky Day!

Happy World Whisky Day from the Appreciation!

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Analysis of a Scene XLIV: Alleyn Conducts a Sting Operation in “A Man Lay Dead”

Admin and I thought we’d revisit an older Alleyn episode for a change of pace, so we’re going all the way back to S01E01 of the “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries“, titled “A Man Lay Dead” (1993), based on the Ngaio Marsh … Continue reading

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