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Writer and columnist @guardian @FT @theipaper @independent. TV, film, podcasts, music, books, lady business. "Rampant feminist snowflake" - Piers Morgan

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@Holly_bops Try Feather and Black.In today's @theipaper, I interviewed Jeremy Paxman who was, to my surprise, absolutely DELIGHTFUL. We talked podcas… https://t.co/2MAl3BFdnS
Retweeted by Fiona Sturges @MikeDiver Are we T2? @MrPMHarrison I know. So hard to anticipate the anxiety of millions whose livelihoods are on the lineGovernment tier-finder already a balls-up. Quelle surprise. https://t.co/d7dibPtq6j @SteveDoherty1 Hahaha. Excellent. @thedalstonyears @theipaper Thank you!Here he is getting all mushy about his dog 💕 https://t.co/Dz997Gi73wIn today's @theipaper, I interviewed Jeremy Paxman who was, to my surprise, absolutely DELIGHTFUL. We talked podcas… https://t.co/2MAl3BFdnS @nadineshah OMG! Adore them both.
11/26
2020
@Ceri_Roberts Not L’s class sadly. Full two-week lockdown. Bah. @Ceri_Roberts Fingers crossed Y10 can hold out. This has absolutely ballsed up L’s birthday plans too. Misery. @KatyaTaylor Yikes!According to the Mail's report, the girls that were spoken to are between 12 and 18. We're not just talking about s… https://t.co/SZXVvy1QO2If a member of staff can't focus on his job around young women and girls in sports clothing, then he needs to be re… https://t.co/Gety1Mdd3WA spectacular piece of writing by @Claire_Bushey on the nature of loneliness. https://t.co/lT4bzkxGrJ @Dorianlynskey @JonathanDean_ Keep going. The focus shifts to Caitlin in the second ep, and then broadens out further to their friends. @helenbarrett YES! "Oh, jet lag, is it? How absolutely dreadful for you." @ruhawksley @hannahbeckerman @KatyaTaylor No, I reckon extraordinary covers it. You imagine things have changed for… https://t.co/E24JnJ9OdV @helenbarrett Or writing on the flight home, while catastrophically hungover. Feeling very wistful now... @helenbarrett I imagine they must be a thing of the past now, for interviews at least. The Zoom genie is out of the bottle : (( @KatyaTaylor @ruhawksley Yes, same here. "Fuck a fresher" was a mantra thrown about without caution or consequence.… https://t.co/uenUzjcA9h @DayTripper_RC yup @helenbarrett Yes, you're probably right. I saw it in Brighton Centre, so snug in comparison to O2. Press trip to NYC in 2021 maybe? @verddegris Misery all round. @helenbarrett Totally. I can't think of a show that has blown my mind in the way that one did. @helenbarrett Looking forward to reading this. I've just watched the film and have been basking in the joy of it al… https://t.co/2caCS6apeE @MikeDiver Oh, I'm so sorry. That's a whole different level of stress. Mine's a minor moan. @susiemesure Yeah, there's a timetable. Plus GCSE options hoving into view. @enwhitehurst Oh man...Ah, home-schooling. We meet again 😭💀😭
11/25
2020
@redshadegreen @msmirandasawyer @Emmabarnett The sad thing is, in many ways he's not wrong. It happens everywhere,… https://t.co/FyuoP56Z7z @msmirandasawyer @Emmabarnett Yes, all that. Absolutely mesmerising to get into the mindset of one of these morons. Bravo Emma. @Emmabarnett @bbc5live Brilliant work. So important that men hear this.Brilliant, unsettling @Emmabarnett convo w/ "George", a lifelong cat-caller, on 5Live earlier. George regards young… https://t.co/stozoQSJ2Q @sportingintel When Harry Met Sally, for the extraordinary writing and its massive, beautiful heart.
11/24
2020
@LeanderReeves 😂 @floral_teapot @hammerotass @eleanormorgan @Emmabarnett @bbc5live Experience tells me that engagement of any kind i… https://t.co/IsSLCfY8KT @katieglassST *applause* @badseamus I'm not big into bingeing, but I still like to watch when I want to rather than when a scheduler tells me I have to. @hammerotass @eleanormorgan @Emmabarnett @bbc5live My advice is usually not to react in any way, especially if on y… https://t.co/diKM4NvjmKThis is interesting. I don't agree with all of it (I rarely watch at the scheduled time) but there's something to b… https://t.co/n3JqH0DLqX @eleanormorgan @Emmabarnett @bbc5live I've had to tutor my 13yo in how to handle this and it makes me sick to my st… https://t.co/EP3pz90R2V @Emmabarnett @bbc5live JESUSIt's Monday so here's my @FTLifeArts pod column on @johnsweeneyroar's new series Hunting Ghislaine, the first episo… https://t.co/MHu4DgL7So
11/23
2020
@susiemesure We haven't for the whole lockdown. Have got very comfortable with being antisocial. @catthetwatblog @lw_mj89 @FTLifeArts Oh Cat. I'm so sorry. And yet you will understand, for reasons I can't outline… https://t.co/Xx7qlVjpJ7In this weekend's @FTLifeArts, I talked to Louis Theroux about the nature of interviewing, professional envy and be… https://t.co/uvtnKzCnSO
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11/22
2020
@sportingintel @louistheroux Nick! Thank you!OK, gentlemen of the internet, you can stop explaining things to me that I've spent time thinking, researching and… https://t.co/EpTE3FrwsU @AnnalisaB Coming from you, that's a lovely compliment Xx @AnnalisaB I adore my pets. But I would say that children make a lot of promises in order to get them, and don't al… https://t.co/AbEIXJ3Uf2 @ChrisFrantzTTC @leebrackstone @WhiteRabbitBks Yes, as pointed out in the review. The author is a clear fan, so rat… https://t.co/ilHnMSndqI @lw_mj89 @FTLifeArts Ha. I wonder if @catthetwatblog has noticed. She might have something to say about it too 😂Here's my @Guardian review of William S Burroughs and the Cult of Rock’n’Roll by Casey Rae, which looks at the Nake… https://t.co/qoW6dl1ukG @leebrackstone @WhiteRabbitBks @CaseyContrarian OUT AT LAST! @rhiannonlucyc Depends entirely on the cat. I've had loads of cats over the years and none have tried to eat the tr… https://t.co/NgQiIqV3CD @LukeCustardtv @FTLifeArts He'd been on my list for a long time too. Really interesting guy. @emmavj @FTLifeArts Same on Ruby W. He told me that was precisely why he asked her on to the podcast. @jamesmoran This thread could also be describing sexual harassers. Exactly the same behaviour: gaslighting of victi… https://t.co/bLIc62frTRI really like how upfront he is about professional envy (the Jon here is Jon Ronson). I'm sure lots of successful,… https://t.co/uA5u3l5EVLIn this weekend's @FTLifeArts, I talked to Louis Theroux about the nature of interviewing, professional envy and be… https://t.co/uvtnKzCnSO @sirbernardh I meant the actors obvs @Eamonn_Forde GN told me once that Bowie hated him so much he had him thrown off the set off Kenny Everett's TV Christmas Special
11/21
2020
Do you think the Dr Whos do this as well? https://t.co/yj8Qmfy6uo @ladyhaja I bet he longs to be called Andrew now, as opposed to all the other names people are using for him. @ClarissaPabi @PolyesterZine @galdemzine @slayinyourlane @blackhistory777 @outofhome_ams @TPpodcast_ @MuradMerali @DemTimes Thank you! @WeAreWhoWeAreF1 @Independent Thank you! And no worries! @antoniacundy I loved it. An extraordinary doc. @LizTray SOLD! (Thank you) @LizTray No! And thank you! @andyonpaper Yes, I loved that too. @davesimps0n @BBC6Music LOOK AT THAT LITTLE FACE @steviehertz I agree, it was wonderful @johneshields Yes, I loved it too.Here's my @Independent arts column on the brilliant We Are Who We Are, and how I refuse to grow out of coming-of-ag… https://t.co/swJ3MqBVfR @laurasnapes Thank you! @jlsinc Absolutely agree. It was extraordinarySome lovely suggestions here - do keep them coming. It's obviously OK to plug your own pods, but I'm most intereste… https://t.co/6i3R8ti0i2
11/20
2020
@TonyChurnside @FallingTreeProd @mrkimnoble Mine too. @PipStewart @AshBhardwaj @TravelBarrell might be interested in this too @Dempster2000 It does! And I never got round to listening to it, so good call x @edmorrish @nickfthilton Can you do it in a maximum of three tweets? @nickfthilton @edmorrish Excellent. I'll cut and paste the lot and claim it as my own work. @edmorrish @nickfthilton Haha. Noted. @FallingTreeProd *waves* Did you hear The Constellation Prize pod? I think it might possibly be up your street x @_Ben_Walker @syncboxpost Thank you! @edmorrish @nickfthilton Thank you! @notphoton Love the sound of this! @SaintCirce @M_Z_Harrison I loved it too! @LightHealing Not at all! There's a lot of good stuff out there that I missed, on account of there not being enough… https://t.co/RVWfkTDLCx @BBCdementiapod @Vicky_McClure Will check it out, thanks. @LightHealing Oh I LOVED this. @ItsSophieDavies Thank you! @Narcomania This sounds excellent @trinmiller It's 2020 ones I'm interested in at the moment as I'm getting ready to write an end-of-year round-up. @betamother Well this is new information. Thank you! @deboc77 Oh, that's a great call. I heard good things about it and then never got round to listening. @samatlounge @SamBaker Very much agree. @rising I think mini-series count, yes. And NWP - good call!
11/19
2020

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