After a “charity swear-a-thon” to commemorate financial workers killed on September 11, Blair’s former spin doctor tweets: “Capaldi got nine f**ks in one sentence – I got eleven” We’re sure he could manage more for Armando Iannucci.
Forgive Scrapbook’s healthy interest obsession with all things Morris/Iannucci but press coverage of that “dead story from four years ago” (© Tory Bear 2010) reminds this blogger of the following scene from The Thick Of It: Malcom Tucker: I am not the story here. Jamie McDonald: No, you kind of are the story. They spelt your name […]
They’ll have their work cut out to top last week. The final episode of The Thick Of It in the current series is on BBC Two at 10:10pm: “As the Opposition eye the election prize, Malcolm is running out of options and friends.” Scrapbook hopes to see more of television’s sweariest character, but to quote […]
You don’t want to find out from Facebook, Twitter or your mates. If you’re a Thick Of It fan and planned to catch the penultimate episode of the third series (available on iPlayer here) later in the week Scrapbook strongly suggests you watch it before someone ruins the surprise for you. The moment when (spoiler alert) this appears […]
…episode two of The Thick Of It is on in just over an hour. Nicola Murray MP has only been secretary of state for just over a week, but already there is press speculation on how long she will last. And now someone at the Department of Social Affairs and Citizenship has completely wiped the […]
Scrapbook has better things to do at 10:10pm on a Saturday evening but was still excited to settle down to watch the opening salvo of new The Thick Of It on iPlayer yesterday. It’s also available in high definition (swoon). Without spoiling things, Malcolm Tucker welcomes the latest lamb to the slaughter DoSAC minister – […]
On the day of Shriti Vadera’s appointment to a new role with the G20, a little bird who has witnessed some of the Baroness’ tongue lashings first hand has been in touch and likened her outbursts to this particular clip from The Thick of It: It almost makes you feel sorry for civil servants, some of […]