The Today Programme’s John Humphrys managed to get Boris Johnson on the spot this morning about whether he truly believed the case for Brexit.
Not the best radio interview ever: listen to ‘Justine Greening Philippines gaffe’ on Audioboo Of all the things to get mixed up about. YOU CAN DONATE TO THE OXFAM PHILIPPINES APPEAL HERE
We didn’t realise Paul Dacre was guest producing this morning.
Asked about taking his own government’s advice and switching energy suppliers on the Today Programme this morning, George Osborne’s response was right there with “I have a breadmaker”: Humphrys: “Have you changed your energy supplier as the leader of the opposition has?” Osborne: “I live in Downing Street” You could almost hear him willing the words back into […]
Asked by John Humphrys “Are you the sort of man that does weep occasionally?”, Osborne joked: “Occasionally I get a tear in my eye, sometimes when I listen to the Today Programme headlines” Critics derided the chancellor for crying during the funeral of Thatcher (VIDEO HERE) — someone he admits he hardly knew — having shown […]
This morning’s Today Programme set loins stirring across Britain as newsreader Charlotte Green read a particularly evocative sex-scene from a James Bond novel censored in Franco’s Spain: “The mounded V of the bikini looked up at Bond, and the proud breasts in the tight cups were two more eyes.” listen to ‘Charlotte Green reads Bond sex scene on […]
It’s possible some people are still unaware that James Naughtie called Jeremy Hunt a c*** live on BBC Radio 4 this morning. The Today Programme presenter then struggled to outline headlines on WikiLeaks, high speed broadband and shark attacks owing to barely stifled laughter: “I landed in one of those awful verbal tangles just before 8 O’Clock, courtesy […]