Jamie knew he was guilty of arrogance and misanthropy, but he compensated by being kind to strangers and tipping really well at restaurants. Ok, I didn’t write that. Sherman Alexie did. But sometimes I do think that way about myself.


I’ve made no secret of the fact that I think Australian free-to-air television is absolute rubbish. The latest promise is “Freeview”, which apparently is nothing like the “Freeview” in the UK, and is instead some crap repackaging of what we