The Stig Outed Again!

September 1, 2010 at 2:37 pm Leave a comment


You can tell that it is a slow news day when Tony Blair‘s auto-biography is the main headline. All day.  To be fair, the book was full of shocking revelations such as:

  • He won’t apologise for lying to us about the reasons for going to war in Iraq
  • He doesn’t like Gordon Brown (which puts him in the same category as everyone else, with the possible exception of his immediate family – but, now that he is home more, I wouldn’t even bank on that)
  • He likes a drink now and then

……well, if I had to live with his conscience, and go to bed opposite Cherie every night, I think that I’d be tempted to have the odd snifter or two. But, on that subject, I am hardly one to preach. At least, I didn’t bomb Baghdad!

And, as if that wasn’t enough evidence of a “no news” day, the BBC has apparently lost the right to keep the identity of Top Gear’s the Stig a secret. Despite the fact that he was outed some 18 months or more ago:

And, don’t get me started on the other big headline – “Woman Dies While Stuck in Lover’s Chimney”. Now I’m sure that there is a double entendre in their somewhere…….


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