COMEDY

Why Miranda Is Not Guilty Of Misogyny

03/01/2013 12:34 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 23:58 GMT

We should be celebrating Miranda Hart's achievements in the male-dominated world of TV comedy, not searching for offence

Sometimes you can time a backlash to the minute. Have you had a good year or two? Has a critical mass of uncritical people – let's call them normal TV-viewing members of the British public – decided that you are A Good Thing? Has your autobiography sold well? Then an attack on you and your work is more than due. Step forward, Miranda Hart, and get what's coming to you.