Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Life After Simon
So, I love Never Mind The Buzzcocks-- even the old pre-Noel episodes. Which means Simon. Now, don't get me wrong, I actually like Simon. But it's easy to see why his tenure became problematic. Anyway, this article from The Guardian does a nice job of explaining why the show works, even without the caustic comedian. Some nice comments from Noel, like this one:
When shows become a bit 'alpha male' I don't like them. I prefer them when they're all flowers and unicorns." He laughs at the idea: "The ladyboy speaketh …"