Is it time for Dame Edna to hang up her truss?

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Terrible that the show has been dug up and put on TV again. The guy who acts out his fantasies as the dame of shame is now 75 years old. :eek:
What a terrible Saturday night. Dame Edna, Joseph and coat, dire Dr Who, a new Lotto show. Aghhh. Awful, awful, and err...awful. ;)
Your views please. And please don't suggest bringing back Michael Aspel coz he is 74. Nothing ageist, but he has been on TV long enough. There should be new, up-and-coming talent. What ya think? :)
 

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In a word, yes. It just shows how desperate ITV are. Why oh why can't they just copy NBC and do Saturday Night Live UK?
 

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Or perish the thought, do something original? :-lmao

PS. Didn't watch the shows in question, apart from Dr Who and thought that wasn't too bad. :)

Just because someone is 75 doesn't mean that they can't be funny, are you saying that you watched the show and it wasn't funny Saturlight?
 

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rolfw said:
Or perish the thought, do something original?
Yeah, but we all know anything that's 'new' is just a reinvention of something that's come before. I really think a UK version of SNL could work, given the right conditions.
 

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Bring back Old Mother Riley, I say :-rofl2

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I watched Dr Who, but not Dame Edna - I saw the trailers for the latter and that was a turn off. ;)

Dr Who was okay - sorry to be harsh. And already I have that sexy assistant on my mobile wallpaper.

I just wish there had been more to the story other than an elderly vampire, rhinos in space, and a hospital on the moon. :D
 

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I have a lot of time for Sir Les Patterson, reminds me of somebody not too far from here.

_http://www.sirlespatterson.com/articles/
 
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