Follow by Email

Thursday, August 11, 2011

And Gods Bless You, Russell Brand

Russell Brand isn't everyone's cuppa. That's the way with comics. But whether you like his work or not, he has a sharp mind and he says what he thinks. He's just weighed in on the London Riots. It's a considered bit of thought:


Rory Grant said...

It was an excellent opinion piece Laura - thanks for the heads up!


Austan said...

De nada, my friend. I'd say we're in good company.

Austan said...

From Paul, who still can't get in to comment:

I just followed your link to Brand's comment on the riots in London & elsewhere in the UK.
Let me put my reaction this way: if NPR had commentators as honest (not counting Diane Rehm - she's plenty honest) and entertaining as Russell Brand, I'd still be listening.



annieoatcake said...

It was indeed an excellent piece, Laura. I kid you not when I tell you that he's got more of a grasp of the situation than many, many scottish socialists!

Austan said...

He sure does Annie- and Rory sent me to see the comment you left on his blog! Thank you- that's so sweet!