Have you ever watched Fleabag? I have: It really resonated with me, and I was glad to have watched it.
Full disclosure: I am an incredibly angry person, but that does not mean that I hate. The two are too often conflated.
I am starting to get the distinct impression that I don’t enjoy comedy any more. And I’m not entirely sure how I feel about it.
It’s time for me to play being a TV commissioning editor again: let’s see what I can come up with this time…
A capital city is a capital city is a capital city, or so one would expect. Tbilisi is a different kettle of fish: its old town comprising so many ancient disciplines and styles, no other country could possibly compete with it.
Winning is a prize; changing one’s life is something which takes many years of hard labour.
Expecting a silly gameshow to do that for us is all kinds of childish to me.
A contestant has a couple of days to fully redevelop a room, with all of the intrusions of camera, sound and presenters. They are stressed, they are under fire and this isn’t even their job.