Archive for August, 2010

State of the nation

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

If you want to understand the contemporary values of our nation, one way might be to determine what is most interesting to those who like to idle away time looking at news website videos.

Lo and behold, I bring you today’s top five most watched videos on BBC News.

Top 5 most watched BBC News videos Fast food and violence. Yum yum.
Top 5 most watched BBC News videos Voyeurism and the promise of witnessing death and destruction. Yeah!
Top 5 most watched BBC News videos Fast moving traffic, voyeurism and the promise of witnessing death and destruction AND women - Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!
Top 5 most watched BBC News videos Bizarre B-movie voyeuristic destructo sensationalism.
Just the thing for a lunch break gosstopic.
Top 5 most watched BBC News videos Property. Hmm, maybe Sarah Beeny might feature…

Presume

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Keep Calm and Carry On?