John Humphrys calls Radio 4's Thought for the Day 'deeply boring' John Humphrys has described the Thought for the Day slot on BBC Radio 4's Today programme as "deeply, deeply boring". Humphrys, the most senior presenter on the programme, said the nearly three-minute slot, which begins at 7.45am, was inappropriate in a society which is becoming increasingly secular. Asked what he thought of Thought of the Day in an interview with the Radio Times, the 74-year-old said: “Deeply, deeply boring, often.
John Humphrys criticised for suggesting Westminster abuse allegations are 'going too far' John Humphrys criticised for suggesting Westminster abuse allegations are 'going too far'
John Humphrys says Thought for the Day message 'deeply boring' Today presenter John Humphrys says Thought for the Day ‘deeply boring’. John Humphrys, the most senior presenter on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, has described the daily Thought for the Day slot as often “deeply boring”. Humphrys said the 7.45am slot, which lasts two minutes and 45 seconds, was inappropriate in an increasingly secular society and only occasionally interesting.
John Humphrys: Thought for the Day is 'deeply, deeply boring' John Humphrys: Thought for the Day is 'deeply, deeply boring'
'Dowsing works' says Humphrys after using it to find water on his Welsh farm Dowsing works, John Humphrys has said, after he used it on his farm to find a broken pipe. Speaking to Professor Richard Wiseman from the University of Hertfordshire, the Today Programme presenter said he "felt a force" when using the method, also known as water divining, to find a pipe which had been cut through by a plough. The exchange followed the discovery earlier this week that engineers from most of the UK's major water companies use the method to find leaks or broken pipes. 10 of the 12 companies admitted on Twitter
John Humphrys Laments Westminster Sex Harassment Scandal Could Make It Harder For MPs To Date John Humphrys has caused outrage by asking if male politicians could soon be unable to date because of the growing Westminster sexual harassment scandal.
John Hawkes on 'Three Billboards,' his boozy new neo-noir 'Small Town Crime,' and the long-rumored 'Deadwood' reunion Not only is he currently starring in one of this year's Oscar favorites, but Hollywood's go-to character actor shines in the spotlight in crime thriller out this weekend.
Saint John cruise season 'vital' or 'dismal' for retailers, depending on proximity to ship When the cruise season in Saint John is in full swing, the scene at Steamers Lobster Co. is "organized chaos," said owner Roy Billingsley. "The cruise season is vital," he said. It's less than a kilometre away, but few passengers meander that far, said co-owner Wendy Matheson.
Fan of Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy Arrested After Mom's Body Is Found: 'Mama's Under the Front Porch' Susan Mayo had been missing since June, authorities said.
'We can't afford this robbery': St. John's store owner believes weapon was bear spray The owner of a convenience store that was robbed Friday night in St. John's says he doesn't know what else to do to protect his staff and his business. Imran Dar, who also works as a cashier at Shalimar Convenience on Forest Road, said the latest incident took less than a couple of minutes. The employee was sprayed with "an animal repellant," the RNC confirmed Monday, but couldn't say whether it was the bear spray that Dar and the employee believe it was.
St. John's Board of Trade wants 'holiday' from city's development fees The St. John's Board of Trade wants a break from development fees from the City of St. John's. "We think it's time for a holiday so that we can drive some development and some growth around the city to help turn around what's occurring here in terms of our economics right now," Dorothy Keating, chair of the St. John's Board of Trade, told CBC Radio's On the Go.
The most hilarious #CelebsWhiteLies from 'Titanic' to Taylor Swift jokes #CelebsWhiteLies trended on Twitter in the US Tuesday, which imagined what little lies celebrities tell — and the results were pretty amusing.
Trump Jokes Rep. Steve Scalise Getting Shot Was 'A Hell Of A Way To Lose Weight' CBS News (@CBSNews) December 20, 2017 President Donald Trump took a moment during his speech praising Republicans for passing tax cuts for the country’s wealthiest individuals to single out House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.).
Garrison Keillor Jokes About Improper Behavior Allegations: 'All My Heroes Got Fired' The radio host appeared to downplay allegations
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'Is Ambassador Kislyak in the Room?' Jeff Sessions Jokes About Russia Ties During Conference The attorney general's relationship with Russia is under scrutiny
Trevor Noah jokes the eclipse was an opportune time for Melania Trump 'to escape' The 'Daily Show' host provided commentary as he showed his audience footage of a low-key eclipse watch party at the White House.
Trump jokes about 'deplorable' North Korea "I'm happy you used the world 'deplorable,’” Trump told South Korean President Moon Jae-in. “That's been a very lucky word for me and many millions of people."
Larry David criticized for 'SNL' Holocaust jokes NEW YORK — Larry David is facing criticism from the Anti-Defamation League and others for joking about dating in concentration camps during his monologue while hosting "Saturday Night Live" over the weekend.
'SNL' Does Its Best To Catch Up On A Summer Of Trump Jokes “Saturday Night Live” returned with vengeance in its 43rd season Saturday, desperately trying to catch up on a summer of President Donald Trump changes.
How bacon and the 'love of 'zaa!' are changing pizza in St. John's "It started as a joke just for me and the b'ys, basically, me and a couple friends," said group founder Thomas Bishop. "The more I see people coming in, the more I see the people enjoying my pizza, I'm flattered," he said.
'I just don't see the downturn': What's behind the bravado of the St. John's car trade In the busiest times of the year, according to car trade veteran Doug Russell, there are as many as 5,000 cars along a strip he calls "dealership row," each of them waiting to be bought. Car dealers in the metro St. John's area have been quietly making huge investments in Newfoundland and Labrador's car business, buying more land to house more vehicles. Russell, for example, just bought more land on Kenmount, adding to the 40 acres he already owns for Terra Nova Motors.
Leaked data from massive Malaysian breach 'likely available online for long time' KUALA LUMPUR/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Personal details of tens of millions of Malaysians obtained from a 2014 data breach have likely been available for sale for a long time, according to the founder of an online portal who revealed the massive data breach this week. Malaysia said on Wednesday it was investigating an alleged attempt to sell the data of more than 46 million mobile phone subscribers online, in what appears to be one of the largest leaks of customer data in Asia. Vijandren Ramadass, the founder of tech portal Lowyat, uncovered the da
Donald Trump 'starts his official work day at 11am', leaked schedules reveal Donald Trump begins his official work day as late as 11am and is known to clock off at 6pm, leaked copies of his private schedule reportedly reveal. The US president often has ill-defined “executive time” scheduled in the early morning and at other points in the day, according to the political website Axios. The periods are used for Mr Trump to make phone calls, watch television and send tweets, it was claimed – often from his private residence in the White House. The late official start contrasts with Mr Trump’s early months in t
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