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Filed under 'abc'

May 15, 2008

US Trailer for 'Life on Mars'

Preview clip of the US version of Life on Mars. Getting past the generic music and cheesy voiceover, this looks like it has the potential to get the right mix between the original’s storyline and 70s Americana. Looking forward to seeing more.

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January 9, 2008

ABC Ferrets Out a New 'Mole' - Zap2it

Woot! “The Mole” is coming back in a non-celebrity edition. This makes me: happy!

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June 27, 2006

World Cup ’06 - The Sins of American Sportscasting

I’d been watching games with the TV volume turned down low, the commentators were so dreadful. Switching to Univision, though, is a masterful idea, and one I’ll probably emulate at the weekend.

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April 10, 2006

ABC Gets 'Lost' on Broadband - Zap2it

ABC to stream a handful of shows online with advertising. I’d be curious to find out how this affects iTunes sales, and US BitTorrent downloads.

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March 28, 2006

ABC's "Extreme" Exploitation

Got multiple kids with Downs Syndrome? Victim of hate crime? Then ABC would love you exploit your pain for ratings. Cynical fucks.

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About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.