On Comic Relief

It is that time of year again. Folk shaking buckets at you and the ever-so-fun sponsored charitable acts. Woe betide if you don’t throw your

Rowan Atkinson to face enquiry for Comic Relief sketch

The Guardian has reported Rowan Atkinson’s Comic Relief sketch, which prompted more than 2,200 complaints to the BBC, is to be investigated by media regulator Ofcom.  A quarter

Why I loathe Comic Relief

Quite apart from my usual morose misanthropy, I loathe Comic Relief. Not only must we endure endless acts of “fun”, which are usually about as