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Radio Put Downs: Did Kate Adie Call A Banker A ‘Fat ***t’? (Audio)

by | 28th, March 2014

IN her Times column, Caitlin Moran highlights BBC Radio 4 Today host John Humphry’s interrogation of Sam Laidlaw, the chief executive of Centrica, the biggest of the six leading British energy companies. Humphreys turned to discuss raising fuel bills.

Laidlaw seemed to suggest that the major companies found it difficult to effect change in the market, causing Humphrys to exclaim: “You have 97 per cent of the market, you … big six.”

Moran notes that “You . . . big six,”  is now a diss, up there with “Your mum”.

 

13050813 Radio Put Downs: Did Kate Adie Call A Banker A Fat ***t? (Audio)

 

I’d like to draw your attention to former BBC news reporter Kate Kate Adie discussing Co-op Bank’s ex-CEO Euan Sutherland on New Zealand national radio.

Listen closely at around the 4mins 25s marks. What’s that she says of Sutherland? He’s a what..?



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