Tag Archives: thirtysomething

*Back to the Present

I was under the impression that the young people of today had seen and done it all – nevertheless, I enabled a fourteen-year-old boy to feel the sensation of shock, by informing him that I had only very recently seen the Back to the Future movies for the first time. So, as we are now in […]

*Sounding a Note of Finality

For almost a year now, I’ve been watching all four series of thirtysomething on DVD.  That it should have taken me this long has been due solely to the lack of celerity with which they’ve been released; if it had been up to me, I most definitely would have been gulping them down like a […]

*thirtysomething’s Gotta Give

‘Thirty days hath September, April, June and November …’. While I have often found this hoary rhyme most helpful, last year it was December that was all about the word ‘thirty’ for me. This is because I was able to spend my Christmas holidays, as I had promised myself, becoming reacquainted with thirtysomething (‘as close […]