In response to David Keighley: Today’s solution to its audience collapse: Diversity in a podcast, JaneR wrote:
World Affairs editor John Simpson: ‘No – it’s middle-of-the-roaders who are doing the complaining now.’ And you still haven’t worked out why, you being so clever and all?
Programme standard running order:
Brexit bad – clunk!
Trump bad – clunk!
All migrants good – clunk!
NHS needs more money – clunk!
CBI foresees disaster – clunk!
BBC: ‘Shouty, shouty, no one can disagree! Only nasty people disagree!’
Listeners: ‘Yawn, yawn, give it a rest.’ Off-switch, clunk.