Insurance Age blog: Why brokers should defend Ricky Gervais


Will it still be being watched in 20 years on the future's version of UK Gold or Dave as Porridge* is now? I doubt it.

Indeed I prefer the word play of Ronnie Barker every time. I remember watching an interview where he explained an element of the comedy of language. Basically it is in the gaps.

To paraphrase his example:

Mother to son: "Go next door and check how old Mrs Miggins is."
Son: "She said it's none of your business."

Depending where you put the commas and balance your voice in the

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