Mar 202014
 

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Strangely beautiful, or kitsch, depending on your tastes.

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Mar 062014
 

downton-crossstitch

This is hilarious. It’s for sale on Etsy by Cross Stitch Heroes, so click through.

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Downton Abbey - Season 4, Episode 8 - The Belle of the Ball

Downton Abbey – Season 4, Episode 8 – The Belle of the Ball

Feb 26, 2014

This is the last episode in a season that has packed tons of drama. It’s time for a par-TAY. We deserve it. And, thankfully, the episode begins with Rose’s coming-out ball. Will she reenact Diana Ross’ famous disco hit? Will the Dowager Countess and Isobel be her back-up singers? I can see them now, spinning [...]

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Downton Abbey: Season 4, Episode 6 – Pig Heaven

Downton Abbey: Season 4, Episode 6 – Pig Heaven

Feb 12, 2014

Bates won’t do it. He just won’t. SPOILERS AFTER THE CUT

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Downton Abbey: Season 4, Episode 5: We’re Just Wild About... Harry? Why Harry?

Downton Abbey: Season 4, Episode 5: We’re Just Wild About… Harry? Why Harry?

Feb 5, 2014

I regret to inform you that the Downton Abbey recap will be abbreviated this week for I have fallen victim to this Arctic Vortex and have a bad head cold. For those in kinder climes, that means that a big chunk of the U.S. has decided it was time to move to Antarctica. Pretty soon [...]

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Fan Art Thursday: Lady Mary

Fan Art Thursday: Lady Mary

Jan 30, 2014

Check out Phil Noto’s Tumblr for an array of fannish images.

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Downton Abbey - Season 4, Ep. 4: Secrets and Lies

Downton Abbey – Season 4, Ep. 4: Secrets and Lies

Jan 29, 2014

Welcome back to another soaparific episode of Downton. First, a word from our sponsor, Ralph Lauren. Instead of a straight-up ad Ralphie wants to talk about his world – one in which women walk around disguised as extras in a summer stock production of Oliver! Alas, I wait fruitlessly for these waif-like models to belt [...]

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Downton Abbey Season 4, Ep. 3 – Can’t Get Enough of Your Love

Downton Abbey Season 4, Ep. 3 – Can’t Get Enough of Your Love

Jan 22, 2014

The Crawleys’ guests are leaving fair Downton. And judging from the whirlwind romances and drama, it’s been a little like taking a cruise, sans the awful renditions of Copacabana and A Total Eclipse of the Heart. Everyone’s a little sad as they bid adieu to their friends… except for Anna, of course. SPOILERS AFTER THE [...]

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Downton Abbey - Season 4, Episode 2: Danger Up Ahead

Downton Abbey – Season 4, Episode 2: Danger Up Ahead

Jan 15, 2014

The Grantham gang has guests! How is that for some mad alliteration skilz? That’s right, it’s party time. Or rather victim – excuse me!–, husband hunting time, as Cora looks over the male guests and purrs to Robert, “It’s good to see young men in the house again. Good for Mary!” Ah, how soon has [...]

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Downton Abbey: Episode 4.1 – Snap Out of It!

Downton Abbey: Episode 4.1 – Snap Out of It!

Jan 13, 2014

I’ve never attempted a recap of Downton Abbey. I’m just not that good at this show. Even when I pay really great attention, which I admit is not every time, (and I’ve still never seen Season 2, and it’s sitting there waiting patiently on my DVR), I just can’t remember anyone’s name. It’s a thing. [...]

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Fan Art Thursday 1/9/14 Downton Abbey Cards! Part II

Fan Art Thursday 1/9/14 Downton Abbey Cards! Part II

Jan 9, 2014

As promised, here’s pretty much everyone else from Downton Abbey in some more cards by Kapow2003, enjoy! Hey Kids, After a 18 months and 94 Fan Art Thursday posts,  I just wanted to let you know that this will be my final post in this category.  I’m sorry I have to leave this post, but [...]

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Downton Abbey, Season 4, Ep. 1 - A Good Maid is Hard to Find

Downton Abbey, Season 4, Ep. 1 – A Good Maid is Hard to Find

Jan 8, 2014

Gorgeous vistas of the Adriatic Sea, the Greek Isles, the Great Wall of China, and Istanbul are laid out before us. Are the Crawleys reenacting Around The World In 80 Days? Will the Earl play Phileas Fogg and will Mary be cast in the role that introduced Cantinflas to the Anglo world? Don’t be daft, [...]

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Downton Abbey: Why Cousin Rose is not Cousin Oliver

Downton Abbey: Why Cousin Rose is not Cousin Oliver

Jan 6, 2014

Many news outlets speculated that the introduction of Rose on Downton Abbey was similar to the introduction of cousin Oliver on The Brady Bunch. Oliver appeared in the final season, when Bobby and Cindy were aging out of the little kid storylines. He was created so the writers could keep telling the same kind of [...]

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