@benmilne Thanks! I love Balzac so I know I’ll love Old Goriot but feels like C&P is the new territory to finally enter.
@benmilne mono cultural, lord of the manor running a privatized railway, plenty of cider while operating machinery=less red tape
@benmilne But it’s true isn’t it?!
@benmilne I hv a whole theory about how Quatermass & the Pit is a perfect analogy for Brexit.
@benmilne I’m still working on what the madwoman in the attic is in post Brexit terms. Repressed closet-racist id re-awakened?
@benmilne tbh this week they probably just needed a warm body. Who’d be willing to go on? They all look shell shocked.
@benmilne Persistent hope that they’ll be as interesting as Russell Brand was in about 2014?
@benmilne Ratings. Warm padding to fill out the politicians.
@benmilne Do you remember that QT when Louise Mensch started going on about taking drugs while Johnny Rotten was very serious on politics?
@benmilne Given we just made the biggest decision in modern British history without parliamentary democracy, seems fair enough?