Top 10 TV Comedies
With a weekend of rain predicted, what better way to pass the time than snuggling down with a glass (bottle) of wine/six pack of Fosters (delete as appropriate) and some good old comedy reruns. What to watch? You decide. Here’s my top 10 to help you on the way.
10. Little Britain
David Walliams is a bit like Marmite – you either love him or you hate him. I’m in the former camp, partly because I just happen to find him very funny and partly because anyone who can get away with doing the things he does to Simon Cowell (well, the ones we know about, anyway) without being sued deserves respect. Sadly Little Britain (we’re talking the UK version here) shows signs of ageing fast but so far it still makes its way into my top 10 for bringing us teen mum – Vicky Pollard, Daffyd – the only gay in the village, and the horrific Marjorie Dawes.
Social worker: All I want to know Vicky is where is your baby?
Vicky Pollard: Oh, I swapped it for a Westlife CD.
Social worker: Oh my God, how could you.
Vicky Pollard: I know, they’re rubbish.
Daffyd: I’m the only gay in the village. You’re probably just a little bit poofy.
Marjorie Dawes: Until a law is passed to imprison fat people, they are free to roam our streets and attend slimmers’ clubs like this one…