The BBC Was So Excited About Lewis Hamilton They Forgot How To BBC

This is from a few months ago, but it’s still hilarious. Lewis Hamilton had just won the Formula One World Championship for the second time (spoiler alert), and the BBC was so delirious with excitement over their hometown boy that they completely forgot where their anchor was.
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Is Selling A Cheap Car Really That Different Than Selling An Exotic?

In the BBC documentary “The Trade Off,” two car salesmen switch places. One puts customers in ultra exotic cars, while the other helps buyers purchase more budget friendly vehicles. It is a fascinating look into the opposite ends of auto sales. Even through the customers and products are different, the skills to make… » 5/06/15 10:28am 5/06/15 10:28am

Jeremy Clarkson Will Be Back On The BBC, But Not For Top Gear UPDATE

You, the spittle-flecked, confused masses, were under the impression that the BBC had fired Jeremy Clarkson for punching a Top Gear producer in the face. But you, the blithering, enraged peanut gallery, were wrong. Because he was only fired from Top Gear, not the whole BBC, and in a few weeks, he’ll be back. » 4/08/15 11:53am 4/08/15 11:53am

A Critical Review Of James May's New Web Series

As a comedian living in New York, I know plenty of people who, during their time between jobs, have turned to making a web series to fill their time and potentially turn their careers around. Now, former Top Gear host James May seems to have joined their ranks with his Unemployment Tube series. In this first… » 4/04/15 9:39am 4/04/15 9:39am

Kickass Show Mud, Sweat And Gears Will Follow Top Gear On BBC America

With the original British version of Top Gear now being simulcast in the US, BBC America was faced with a bit of a dilemma. Namely, what should they broadcast immediately after it? They didn't have Top Gear USA; that's on the History Channel. So the answer is Mud, Sweat and Gears, a show about building stunt cars and… » 1/20/15 3:35pm 1/20/15 3:35pm

Top Gear One Of Only Three BBC Shows Being Considered For North Korea

Top Gear, a British motoring programme about three capitalist buffoons doing nothing but driving the ultimate pleasure symbols of Western society hard working, salt of the Earth communists, is one of only three BBC shows being considered for broadcast in North Korea. Take that, Pramface. » 4/07/14 10:40am 4/07/14 10:40am