26 Sep 2009

My recent TV viewing

The Love of Money
Three part documnetary about the recent financial crisis:
1/3. Why the collapse of Lehman Brothers had disastrous consequences for the world's economy.
2/3. Examining the boom years before the global crash, with testimony from key decision makers.
3/3. The story of how politicians reacted to the crash, and what has been learnt from it.

Alone in the Wild

Nigel Slater's Simple Suppers

Economy Gastronomy

Jamie's American Road Trip
Jamie Oliver tours parts of America not often seen on TV and enjoys some of the unique food

Jonathan Meades: Off Kilter
1/3. Architecture critic Jonathan Meades takes a quixotic tour of Scotland.
2/3. On the isle of Lewis and Harris, Meades discovers serenity, Calvinism and peat bog bodies.
3/3. Meades celebrates an oil refinery and takes potshots at overpaid footballers.

Peep Show - Season 6