Entries by Iddo Goldfarb from 07/2012

If We Turn, Turn, Turn...

| Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Politics

I'll bet the Prime Minister would give his butler's left leg right about now for a moratorium on the expression "U-turn". Well actually given the choice, he'd probably rather expunge the term "omnishambles" from our shared lexicon but one fire-fight at a time.

'Til Death Do Us Partridge

| Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Comedy

It is the year of our lord 2012 and, true to his first book, Bouncing Back (which was ironically pulped) and perhaps one of Nostradamus' less celebrated prophesies, Norfolk's prodigal son Alan Gordon Partridge has risen again and returned to our unworthy, spittle-spattered screens.

I Love Andrew Neil

| Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Politics

Dimbleby, Paxman, Marr, Snow, you're all total players but nobody else can hold a candle to Andrew Neil when it comes to force-feeding the establishment the medicine it most detests: ridicule. And what majestic jowls.

The Victoria, Bow: a Balanced and Sober Review

| Posted 07.31.2012 | UK Comedy

Before I begin, I should state for the record that I quite like this pub; I've spent many a blissful, booze-soaked hour within. The following rant is almost exclusively the result of my treatment, one July afternoon.