Thursday, June 09, 2016

This week's prize for a statement of the obvious ...

On my way home from a business trip yesterday evening I was listening to the BBC news on the car radio and heard something like

"Supporters of the rival candidates in this year's US Presidential election say that the context may be bitter."

This invites a three word Anglo-Saxon response which is not suitable for use on a family-friendly blog but implies a constipation problem for the fictional detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Doubtless the BBC will soon bring us reports on the death of Queen Anne, the religious affiliations of the Pope, and the body functions of arboreal bears ...

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