Tag Archives: Parody

‘Twas the Night Before… Something

It’s that time of year again, when Fearless Admin and I get into the eggnog and let our imaginations run rampant!   Hot on the heels of last year’s “Twelve Days of Chisholm“, and with our deepest apologies to Clement … Continue reading

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What if Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 7

Previously in the “The Pickwick Papers Pastiche”, Mr. Pickwick and his faithful manservant, Sam Weller, had managed to track that nefarious cad, Alfred Jingle, and his slovenly minion, Job Trotter, as far as Ipswich.   Due to circumstances beyond his control … Continue reading

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What if Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 6

In the last installment of “The Pickwick Papers Pastiche”, Alfred Jingle had just acquired a manservant, the wily if filthy Job Trotter, and the two of them managed to entrap Mr. Pickwick in a girls’ school after midnight.  Far from … Continue reading

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From the Dusty Archives: St. Valentine’s Day Edition

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Admin and I have discovered another issue of that mysterious journal, the Skeptical Inquisitor:                         Click either image above or this link to … Continue reading

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The Twelve Days of Chisholm

In the spirit of the season and inspired by Admin’s latest review, we bring you… The Twelve Days of Chisholm On the first day of Christmas, Mr. Chisholm gave to me… A trilby in a pear tree. On the second … Continue reading

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What if Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 5

When we last saw the Pickwickians, Miss Rachel’s virtue had been saved (much to her dismay) and Alfred Jingle had mysteriously vanished (okay, not that mysteriously)… only to be replaced by the equally devastatingly handsome, dashing, and charming Captain Charles … Continue reading

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From the Dusty Archives: Our Latest Discovery!

Fearless Admin and I have been researching many things Victoriana, and we recently happened upon this rare document, tucked away on some extremely dusty shelves in a library that seems to have mysteriously vanished since we visited it.  It isn’t … Continue reading

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What if Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 4

Love is in the air in “The Pickwick Papers Pastiche” Part 4… or is it?  You can catch up with Parts 1, 2, and 3 first, or read the S01E04 recap.  When last seen, consummate charlatan Alfred Jingle had absconded … Continue reading

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What If Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 3

The action’s heating up in Part 3 of “The Pickwick Papers Pastiche”!  If you need to catch up, Part 1 can be viewed here and Part 2 here, or you can read the S01E03 recap instead.  We finally learn the … Continue reading

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What If Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 2

Since one can never have enough “Pickwick“, here’s Part 2 of “The Pickwick Papers Pastiche”!  Part 1 can be viewed here.  There’s an almost-duel and we discover that soldiers don’t seem to like strolling AHC-tors very much… then there’s an … Continue reading

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