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now hes dead
Jimmy Saville and Boycie are the only impressions I can do. Sad day.
That means Hugh Dennis is going to be rolling out that impression even more than he already does!
His biography is ridiculous. He's competed in cycling's Tour Of Britain, raised over £40m total for charity, coached Princess Di for TV interviews and claims to have been the first person to hook two turntables and a microphone up to a ballroom PA.
louie: jimmy why do you have one chocolate biscuit in your fridge wrapped in clingfilm?
jimmy: incase I have a party
and TV/radio is probably a bit less interesting as a result
I'm trying to think what it'll be like when e.g. Vernon Kaye dies (but then I think about that quite a lot*)
''But many considered that there was something strange about Savile. His enthusiasm for the hospital environment had a touch of the macabre about it. Looking back on the death of his mother, he said: "When she died she was all mine. She looked marvellous. She belonged to me. It's wonderful, is death
Not a massive surprise that he has passed away, but I didn't know about all the things he did to raise money and the marathons. Heck of a human being to have passed away.
I think because there's very little that can actually be said that can't be passed off as eccentricity. Louis Theroux's blog from yesterday is worth a look: http://louistheroux.com/blog/?p=63
Expect an increase in Savile-theme fancy dress this year
uses a humourous exterior with which to seduce people and then ruins their lives?
In the wake of those new allegations
this this if you agree.
Pretty catchy though. Find myself walking down the street with "lovely lovely lovely, time to rape a turkey" going through my head.