The broadcaster shared video diaries on his Channel 5 talk show that were recorded while he was battling the virus.
Boris Johnson's grip on power relies on nurturing a sense of grievance among those who disproportionately benefit from the status quo, Ash Sarkar writes.
The Apprentice star caused controversy when he told Jeremy Vine: "Who’s dead? I’m not, I'm still alive... so's everybody else I know."
The entertainment industry is continuing to feel the effects of the virus.
"It’s downright rude to everyone when a caller can’t control their language," the presenter said.
"If it told him to roll his eyes, he did. It did not require any particular skill or experience to do that."
Newswatch presenter Ahmed brought the corporation to an employment tribunal claiming she was paid a sixth of what Jeremy Vine received for a similar show.
Award entries must seek to redress structural imbalances by demanding a representative spread of applicants, PressPad founder Olivia Crellin writes.
The presenter has insisted that indirectly offering "a shedload of ganja" to Scotland's oldest bagpipes-player was purely accidental.
Presenter highlights "600% pay gap" as row over unequal fees goes to court.