@tds153 @DAaronovitch My considered analysis is that Egyptians regarded the afterlife as a luxury cruise which required the right wardrobe.
@DAaronovitch I was watching. Both times. Strange experience.
@DAaronovitch Great piece. I recall Lady Hamilton was on BBC TV on 9/11. Interrupted,shown wks later in a changed world at war on “terror”.
@Schroedinger99 @DAaronovitch Nicely put.
@DAaronovitch Wasn’t a row, David. Was happy to debate an intereresting question. Gissa retweet though please!
@DAaronovitch Remember seening Jones & Palin wince at the rape joke in a Missing Believed Wiped screening of a pre-Python series they wrote
@DAaronovitch But some excruciating sexism endures amid the joy of those early Monty Python sketches which is revealing about the times.
@DAaronovitch Don’t think turning a blind eye to powerful men abusing young girls&women is same as freedom of speech,David &neither do you!
@DAaronovitch Not sure satire was to blame for that.
@stefanstern @DAaronovitch @debmattinson At least they were trying. Shd keep a count of the number of trials I’ve seen jurors fall asleep.