Aristillus

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Man On The Street

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One of the most appalling things about current day news broadcasting are the “man on the street interviews” and, more recently, the social media blurbs and email sent in by viewers. Sometimes it can be useful to provide some context by showing what the general public thinks about an issue. But picking between 3 and 10 people off the street in a busy shopping mall and asking them for their opinion is in no way representative, and so I don’t fucking care what they think.

This Mitchell and Webb sketch captures it all brilliantly:

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Written by aristillus

April 24, 2011 at 22:59

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