Archive | August, 2010

Shoes

8 Aug

Shall I give you the good news or the bad news first?

I think I’ll give you the bad news– that’s what people usually say, right? I used to never get that when I was younger. Why have the bad news first? you could have the good news and then ignore the bad because you’re too busy drifting off into a reverie about how you’re going to tell other people the good news.

But, enough of that.

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Ian Hislop

3 Aug

I like Ian Hislop.

He’s (apparently) Britain’s 67th most powerful man (according to GQ┬ámagazine).

He’s very funny.

He features on one of my favourite satirical political panel shows.*

He’s got the job (kinda) that I want, eventually***.

But that’s not why I like him.

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