Monday, August 24, 2009

Almost everything is contemptibly dull

Rick says, in an aside: “I am, and always have been, a miserable sod with a near-pathological hatred of the general public.”

Well, I know the feeling. And when I read that, I remembered a sketch from the Channel 4 series ‘Spoons’ a few years back – which, it turns out, is on YouTube.

Now, I have nothing against barbecues as such, but otherwise I can really relate to this guy:


Paulie said...

I reckon that bloke is a blogger.

Tom Freeman said...

Could be. Although I daresay blogging is one of the things he can't stand to hear people go on about.

BTW I don't want to give the impression that I'm some sort of misanthrope. Many of my best friends are people.

Rick said...

I've nothing against people either - it's the public I can't stand!