Video: Frasier’s Amazing Halloween Episode

In my The Worst Episode of Frasier video, I briefly mentioned my love for the farcical Halloween episode from season 5 of Frasier.

I figured that after making a video about my least favorite episode of Frasier, I should make a positive video about one of my favorites as well.

In the video I refer to the Halloween episode as a comedy of errors, which was originally a William Shakespeare play. The term is now the name of a subgenre of farces which focuses more on misunderstandings and less on slapstick than a typical farce.



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Video: The Norwegian Sesame Street

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Norwegian co-production of Sesame Street, I made this short documentary about the history of Sesam Stasjon. I’m very excited to tell you about Alfa, Bjarne Betjent, Max Mekker, Leonora Dorothea Dahl, O. Tidemann, and Py, who all live and work at a small train station in Norway.

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Video: How Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal Champions The Public Postal Service

This is a video adaptation of my How Terry Pratchett’s ‘Going Postal’ Champions The Public Postal Service article.


“Going Postal is possibly almost prophetic, you know. It’s about buying businesses, tearing them down. And I think we should remember where we’ve been and how we’ve got here. Because if you don’t know where you’ve been and how you got here, you don’t know where you’re going.”

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