On 14 Jul 2008, at 09:51, Mark Horton wrote:
> Its all to do with public education, and to get 6.8 million hooked
> on archaeology is surely in all our interests. And I promise the
> next five are much more soundly based on archaeology. In six weeks
> time this will be a cult show, and even the critics will have
> changed their minds!
I suppose it depends on your definition of archaeology. This is more
Tomb Raider meets Time Team than archaeology, but that is just my
Personally, I think it will do no more for archaeology than Lab Rats
does for university science, or, for that matter, than Rising Damp did
for the reputation of students and landlords, but time will tell.
NIHIL TEMERE CREDIDERIS
(Beware blind belief)