From the daily archives:

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Week 43: Prat – Grant Shapps

October 27, 2013

This week’s prat award goes to Conservative party chairman, Grant Shapps for saying that the BBC could face a cut in the TV licence fee or have to share it with other broadcasters unless it rebuilds public trust. Grant Shapps stated that the BBC must become “more transparent” and change its “culture of secrecy“. Seriously […]

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#785: 1967, The Velvet Underground, Heroin

October 27, 2013

There you are, you’re 17- you don’t know much, you don’t know anything really – but, you know this: you know that you want to wear black Ray Ban sunglasses (the plastic ones, not the shite, aviator ones); you know you want to wear a black leather jacket with a black turtle neck jumper underneath […]

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Week 43: Villain – Michael Gove

October 27, 2013

For the third time this year, Education Secretary Michael Gove wins our panel’s award for the most significant villain of the last week The Conservative Party has managed to provide our hero, villain and prat for this week. Moreover, our prat has villainous intent whilst our villain has a marked prattish streak. So step forward […]

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