At a loss for something to blog about today, I thought, instead of simply rambling on about absolutely nothing, I would instead share with you one of my favourite British comedy classics. (It was this clip or the “Jesus was English” clip — but I thought I’d save that one for Christmas! )
Alf Garnett’s going to Bournemouth…
© 2008 Gary William Murning
US man Kent Couch has flown 200 miles across the Oregon desert in an armchair (surely a couch would have been more appropriate, given his name?) held aloft by helium filled balloons.
And they call us Brits eccentric! I guess the silly season is starting early this year. I especially enjoyed his wife’s comments, however:
“Oh, I just wanna make sure he’s safe and… nothing… happens up there… and hopefully nothing will…”
Was I the only one who didn’t find her in the least bit convincing?