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Apr 27, 2012 Michele Brenton rated it it was amazing
Love, love LOVE this book. Have laughed so much reading this out loud to people I have been doubled up and in tears. Very British and the book is made up of articles inspired by newspaper clippings. It is in fact a blog from before the time blogs were invented! If you are British and over 30 you will probably love this as much as I did. The Adam and Eve skit completely disarmed me as did the James Bond desperately trying to get somewhere in a tatty hire car, and the origins of the rage and hunch ...more
While I enjoyed this collection of English humorist Coren, I would not recommend it to everyone. A really good knowledge of English society is needed, or many punch lines will be missed. If you watch a lot of BBC and read a lot of British novels, you may enjoy this.