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Alex Andreou @sturdyAlex London, UK and Mykonos, Greece

I write, act, sing, broadcast and cook. Occasionally, even for money.

1,954 Following   108,187 Followers   171,093 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/25/09


You know, for a little VAT you can buy the same outfits, but not from Gap Kids. https://t.co/vnxxDUnIxkwell someone starting drinking early https://t.co/drczrEXBSI
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @RhysChellew @LeZinneke OBVS4. @BorisJohnson https://t.co/nd4VqsY71J3. @BorisJohnson https://t.co/07uOyW19pf2. @BorisJohnson https://t.co/xwCP0f3mdn @mm_tw9 @james_clark @LeZinneke It WAS Kriek beer. @jftwhitworth @LeZinneke No. It’s Jurly. @BorisJohnson_MP I can’t wait for this week’s “The Room Next Door”. @MrMichaelSpicerWe hope to prevent a second wave through a world beating programme of contract tasting. #DailyBriefing https://t.co/12b8BTUj5i
Retweeted by Alex Andreou“I don’t believe in gestures”, says @BorisJohnson. Well, not anti-racism gestures anyway. https://t.co/LodY6ouTYWDinner HAD to be glorious Moules-Frites, of course, at the peerless @LeZinneke (who were very clever with their bar… https://t.co/LvJzxptxQNWhen you change “affected” to “effected”, YOU GO TOO FAR, AUTOCORRECT.Brussels is a very bittersweet stopover, for an EU27 citizen who lives in the UK, trying to get home. I hadn’t full… https://t.co/XIemX0UMSl @haydentiff It’s just that because I was reading from the end it made me feel so stupid. I sat there for ages just… https://t.co/0Mg7BMAyFD @NickCohen4 I listened on the plane and, even though I KNEW it was coming, @rosamundmtaylor’s squid report was a laugh-out-loud moment. @MariliaSavvides Τα ακούω. Αλλά τι να κάνω; Δεν μπορώ να μην γυρίσω ποτέ. Ελπίζω να είσαι καλά, αγάπη μου. @haydentiff @Redrum_of_Crows @mattprescott Grudgingly accepts.This is a real through the looking glass moment- the Government can’t say when the Russia report will be released b… https://t.co/XTNCoJfH22
Retweeted by Alex AndreouThese newly released SAGE documents from 29 March, show that SAGE’S Reasonable Worst Case scenario had a maximum of… https://t.co/obbkeAJGoU
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @Redrum_of_Crows @haydentiff @mattprescott I am travelling at the moment with intermittent access and this was a co… https://t.co/cK6qfv6FTYWhat a feast I have for you today. A special opera daily, with not one, not two, but THREE of the most talented peo… https://t.co/mFZv0rdq8f
Retweeted by Alex AndreouI am IN. https://t.co/GtNRbNiPzo
Retweeted by Alex AndreouHuge thanks to @bunker_pod for treating one aspect of my industry with more consideration and respect than has my g… https://t.co/ArzXls3QL2
Retweeted by Alex AndreouEven though I know nothing about opera I found this to be a really interesting listen and I recommend it to y'all. https://t.co/owEkGE1psn
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7/4
2020
@TIJMacLean @kiandrahowarth Thank you, Tom! @IanDunt @MarkNorthfield Alex is in looong transit across Europe and guarding his data allowance. xxSo weird to see Brussels airport deserted on a Friday afternoon. https://t.co/c2rPbjZCzjHere we go. Flight to Brussels. Leg 3 of my Amazing Race.Sorry I have to do that again. Because if I never made it and my last tweet had a typo, I would actually haunt the… https://t.co/RrqhOpA6tN @Eastmad @NickCohen4 @IanDunt I’m not being over sensitive. I’m being appropriately sensitive. Ian is a dear friend… https://t.co/KtzEJTqKABMe on @RemainiacsCast with @Dorianlynskey @sturdyAlex @rosamundmtaylor talking on: Cummings fiddling with the civ… https://t.co/H2fA7Vhni8
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @Eastmad @NickCohen4 @IanDunt I think you’re confusing her with Melanie Philips. Also, you’re being a dick.The banter today is my favourite ever. NC: How on earth someone like that can be a fixture on a show called “The M… https://t.co/uOwCIU5JV4I know you want to listen now. https://t.co/TvD5jx05HdWhat a feast I have for you today. A special opera daily, with not one, not two, but THREE of the most talented peo… https://t.co/mFZv0rdq8fNEW REMAINIACS: Cummings' Civil Service shake-up, Starmer vs RLB, and how on earth did 'Spiked' elbow its way into… https://t.co/COYfTheVHs
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @Joemanji84 @RemainiacsCast @Dorianlynskey @rosamundmtaylor @NickCohen4 Charming.Travel chic. https://t.co/xkYaCk1F2g @AndreaM31914639 I honestly had never appreciated how precious that chaotic, everyone-shouting, talk was, until I left.I love Greek people so much. I miss this when I’m in the UK. In Greece EVERYONE talks politics. Their view may be r… https://t.co/DVFUia6aKJAll the talk in the kafeneion is of Johnson Sr. Geezer1: They must have a cure or rich people wouldn’t risk it. G… https://t.co/VuhWrPhzsaThank you for the lovely comments after my son’s impromptu appearance mid-live-broadcast. I can confirm that his hi… https://t.co/5gglIM2DY1
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7/3
2020
@andraswf @NinaDSchick I don’t know? Are you one if those replies? There were dozens. @adelepatti Milo didn’t go away by being ignored. He went away when there was enough pushback for backers to not want to touch him.Had many “sure, but it was funny” replies. Read @NinaDSchick on the “Liar’s Dividend”. Problem with fakery is not j… https://t.co/YmimEMBtRy @strandedatsea Fair point @B31Bowden Not true. This stuff discredits legitimate people on our side.Galileo? GALILEO! Bismillah no, Britain's rival satellite system just will not go… @sturdyalex takes a weary look a… https://t.co/ZrgmmZ6Kxs
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @adelepatti Living your name, by the way. @adelepatti Why are you talking about him? @GoodDougie @NickCohen4 No. @Splodgehappy @NickCohen4 Christ, can you imagine having to listen to THAT BANTER while having your roots done. @LiberalElite10 @ivebeenaway @NickCohen4 To be honest, that is ENTIRELY true to type. 😂 @MichaelWarw1ck Maybe you could suck my balls a tad. @TimSEaston Don’t be that guy @TimSEaston Babe. It’s TWO TWEETS. @KeithSNewman @ReasonedUK @BBCRadio4 @reasoned And will report you to the free speech regulator, while simultaneous… https://t.co/HCr1mbeLxY @garytait1 I disagree. I bet you every half decent guest just cancelled on him. @how_apt He trailed it. Saying it was fun and he was releasing it “tomorrow”. https://t.co/8pdZJTb93Q @sanjiv_sachdev He watched it “twice again”. I think that means four times. 😂 @FTP1996 And guests! I bet you everyone has just cancelled on him. @ivebeenaway @NickCohen4 AND guests. There’s only one way to go now. @ivebeenaway @NickCohen4 No, they’re not. This will have cost them money.Wouldn’t it just be easier AND BETTER to not be a massive prat? To not invite massive prats to donate? To not inter… https://t.co/wZPnAnXwwn @NickCohen4 Is this the quickest internet cancellation in history. Has to be close.Other than donating to them and asking others to donate to them. Just to clarify. https://t.co/6fvCru5KlFFirst month of a “channel” purporting to be all about FREE SPEECH, it threatens media whose hurty words it dislikes… https://t.co/LAGroFJQa2Looking at this thread, the mystery account involved has obi/oldbenkay/bettgunther/SupposedCummingsAccount/Supposed… https://t.co/eX7Lsw1z41 @AntonioTantalo @WeeksGav It can’t make you smart, but it can make you smarter. That’s its whole point. @darklyadapted Unfortunately to do that would be entirely counter to the Greek culture of hospitality. He knows that. @ja_hodges69 Exactly. @mohmashali I genuinely couldn’t decipher sections of that tweet. I think you sacrificed too much meaning for brevity. Can you explain?Stanley Johnson is smart and educated. He gets precisely the underlying objective of the rules. He knows that takin… https://t.co/wmHMW2CZbHWhat Johnson Pater undeniably HAS done, in essence, is this: he has left a place of maximum infection and gone to a… https://t.co/XdZ0q38PFKI find the Stanley Johnson “AKTCHUALLY he hasn’t broken any rules” apologia very weird. This isn’t bending planning… https://t.co/5qF4fXd3LdSo I know this old bloke with a holiday home in Greece. He didn't vote for Brexit but his son is a massive Brexit s… https://t.co/yk7wgeHVJC
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @eglynn It’s a system largely based on trust. @mrjamesob Oh, I’m sorry sweetheart. Would it help if I cans and cooked for you all?I might enter a sculpture for next year’s Turner Prize; a statue of him made entirely of discarded tubes of Anusol.… https://t.co/MNj6HmNZWX @tonypdickinson @DigiPaul01 There’s a splendid bit of banter on this issue on this week’s @RemainiacsCast with the sparkling @NickCohen4.'If you can look back on yourself two years ago and cringe, without hating yourself, you are moving in the right di… https://t.co/Yj8ASVoIji
Retweeted by Alex AndreouAm expecting to get quite a lot of stick for going back out to restaurants (as I plan to from next week). Stuff abo… https://t.co/05zyW9CEnt
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @mrjamesob Φραπεδάκι στο μπαλκόνι. https://t.co/laKGR7HYEl @eglynn I’d love to hear your case for it. It’s certainly not a “surely” from where I’m standing.Dear England, Nah. We’re good. xoxo Greece https://t.co/P07x0ChMbeIf you employ this man as a pundit again, amplify his toxicity, you can no longer feign innocence. He has form. O… https://t.co/D5r5ZIvmnYOne rule for us and another for everyone else has become this plutocratic government’s running theme. And to think… https://t.co/WWegRcb4xUSo far, SUPER IMPRESSED. Filled in “covid form” on embarkation w contact details. Ship pretty empty. All staff wear… https://t.co/Z9bWjDJNQI @drmmta That infested hellhole is, tragically, my home.NEW DAILY: Britain's restaurants reopen this weekend in a life or death moment for an industry that employs almost… https://t.co/3G21RHHpQY
Retweeted by Alex Andreou @tonisha_miller To be fair, the journey actually encompasses the entire weekend. @legs11coops https://t.co/ZTN0rVjPvL @sanachnaa Not if you think there is any Greek, even an ancient god, who would prefer goat to espresso at 9:30am. @daisypearldaisy No. It’s time. @sanachnaa You know nothing of him, you ruthless cultural appropriator. @FrustratedImmi2 Yes, okay, calm please. I have to come back to my home and my work and my other half at SOME point… https://t.co/9LHEnM5Ky0 @donalde I loved the autocorrection.I have left. With luck, I‘ll be in London by Tuesday. Being in a public space WITH OTHER PEOPLE, after six months’… https://t.co/FOXMzusxMH
7/2
2020
“Lack of access altogether to such a system would, according to the gov’t’s own commissioned research, cost the UK… https://t.co/8Xshb7WJKp
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7/1
2020

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