Highlights the Public Broadcasting Systems scundering lack of moral courage Instead of commissioning the rendition of Fraser's novels as a monumental Masterpiece Theater series, PBS has announced, surprise surprise, its third remake of the works of Jane Austen.
Were the network any more in thrall to the harpies of Political Correctness, its next reprise of Charlotte Bronte would feature Jack Benny as Jane Eyre and Rochester as himself. His parting words of the State Of The Empire :
"Tony Blair is not just the worst prime minister we've ever had, but by far the worst prime minister we've ever had. It makes my blood boil to think of the British soldiers who've died for that little liar."