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(Photo Guardian Unlimited) Equal parts Shakespeare and Machiavelli, BBC Four’s dramatization of “House of Cards” after a novel of the same name by Michael Dobbs, is a guilty pleasure and one worthy of examination by political junkies, drama addicts, BBC … Continue reading

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The historically-inclined Mrs. E. and I are watching a wonderful miniseries done for BBC in the 1970s. “Edward and Mrs. Simpson,” starring Edward Fox as the Prince of Wales (and later King Edward VIII) and Cynthia Harris as Wallis Warfield … Continue reading

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