Articles Tagged 'BBC Self-Love'

Today’s Twitter Trends (Apr. 12): Doctor Who and Fake Spoilers

Today’s post is a slight variation on our look at Twitter trends: given all the hoopla over Doctor Who — let’s just call it Doctor Whoopla — we thought we’d look at some of today’s tweets about the good Doctor. Katy_Rose_x: The BBC said the Royal Wedding is the most anticipated event of April, phft […]

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BBC Launches ‘Weakest Link: Royal Wedding Edition’ iPhone App

EXCLUSIVE: The BBC has combined two iconic British things — the royal wedding and the game show The Weakest Link — into a new app, which is available now in the Mac apps store. (Click here to get it.) The new Weakest Link: Royal Wedding Edition game features 10,000 trivia questions, 1,000 of them devoted […]

‘Human Planet’ Now Available for DVD/Blu-ray Pre-order in the States

As Björk once wisely said, “If you ever get close to a human or human behavior, you better get ready to get confused.” BBC Earth’s latest natural history series, Human Planet, will do for us bewildering humans what Planet Earth and Life did for wildlife, demystifying our species by showing how we adapt to extreme […]

Watch: BBC Director-General Mark Thompson on ‘Morning Joe’

Earlier today, BBC director-general Mark Thompson was a guest on Morning Joe, the MSNBC breakfast gabfest featuring Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, and Willie Geist. Thompson touted the BBC’s international news coverage in a time when many foreign news bureaus have shut their doors due to shrinking budgets. “There’s a hunger for international reporting,” Thompson said. […]