And Now For The Omni-Weather: Jeremy Paxman’s 8 Best Newsnight Moments
JEREMY Paxman has taken his quizzical expression and sardony to pastures news. The BBC’s Newsnight will find a new bullshit wrangler.
Paxman became the best thing on Newsnight. He set its knowing, sneery tone. He’ll be missed by many.
So. Let’s see his best 8 moments:
The Michael Howard Loop
The Russell Brand interview. Paxman stops the pretence that politics Newsnight-style is anything but a popularity contest:
Conrad Black is a…what?
Weather you be interested or not
Tony Blair likes porn
(Around 8 minutes in)
Immature student Clare Solomon gets invaded
An aired editorial meeting with Economics Editor Paul Mason
Chloe Smith is ‘sacrificed’ for the greater good