Thursday, September 02, 2010

Priorities

Another reason for not being up to speed with current affairs is that when I listened the Radio 4 Lunchtime News the other day, most of the time was taken up with concerns over a few no-balls in a cricket match.

I’m sure that the plight of some Pakistani cricketers is big news in some quarters, but probably not as big as, say, a major flood affecting the lives of thousands.  Or did I imagine that last bit?

1 comment:

Starkey said...

Indeed a couple of motorbike racers died a fortnight ago, and yet the newspapers were merely reporting on Wayne Rooney's being a "love rat".