Category Archives: Angel

Why can’t I stay?*

Angel – “A Hole in the World” (Joss Whedon) This is a disjointed rant about the episode in which Fred (I mean, Winifred Burkle) became a saint. And another woman died (and RIP Cordelia Chase). ANGEL Good. Guys… WESLEY You … Continue reading

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Fred, would you mind brewing some tea for our guest?*

Angel – “Awakening” (David Fury & Steven S. DeKnight) I’m sorry but with Angelus’s laughter bothering my eardrums at the end of this, I realised that I can no longer bring myself to blog about Angel. I can only tolerate … Continue reading

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Super-Tom-peeping

Angel – “Long Day’s Journey” (Mere Smith) I loved Manny. He was really funny and by no means a caricature. Gwen and her horrible tops are back. What were the set designers thinking of when they made her pad so … Continue reading

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Oh, god!

Angel – “Habeas Corpses” (Jeffrey Bell) A great title or a naff one? There was a whole pile of stuff in this that cannot bear close scrutiny which I find irritatingly sloppy. And that’s another reason why Angel is pants. … Continue reading

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Call me kooky-pants

Angel – “Apocalpyse, Nowish” (Steven S. DeKnight) WARNING: THIS CONTAINS RAMBLING I have been struggling to find a reason just why Angel just doesn’t engage me in the way that Buffy does. I have some idea: in “Apocalypse, Nowish”,  Angel, … Continue reading

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Hello, salty goodness

Angel – “Spin the Bottle” (Joss Whedon) Joss Whedon penned (and directed) episode improves Angel by 100% shocker! Well, it is a bit of shock since “Waiting in the Wings” (the other episode so far with JW taking solo credit) … Continue reading

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Wait. You should take her fuzzy slippers. Her feet get cold.

Angel – “Supersymmetry” (Elizabeth Craft & Sarah Fain) I sort of wish that I hadn’t decided to blog about Angel. I dislike myself when I cannot find nice things to say about characters and actors and writers for episode after … Continue reading

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I was a cheerleader, a princess and a warrior

Angel – “Slouching Towards Bethlehem” (Jeffrey Bell) Cordelia and Charisma are back. And on form in both cases. I really miss the CCs which is odd since I never missed her from Buffy. This was my favourite episode so far. … Continue reading

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Fluffy. Fluffy the dog. The dog you don’t have.

Angel – “The House Always Wins” (David Fury) I am naughty. I watched “The House Always Wins” ages ago and forgot to blog about it. Erm, it was a bit rubbish really. I like Lorne. I like Andy Hallett but … Continue reading

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Looks like Connor’s gonna need someone who cares, like a big sister, or a…Mrs Robinson, if that’s what he’s into

Angel – “Ground State” (Mere Smith) I thought after viewing this that I had quite enjoyed it as a whole but when I put together a list of pluses and minuses I realised that what I had enjoyed was Gwen: … Continue reading

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