Alex Massie

Athens to their Rome for sure...

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Sure, Fox and CNN are almost unwatchable (I'm tempted to switch to Al-Jazeera English) but the good folk at The Economist remind one that the BBC is perhaps even worse:

9:10 : Katty Kay (yes, that's really her name), a BBC anchor, pronounced Hillary Clinton the victor in Tennessee: this was especially notable, says Katty, because Al Gore lost the state in 2000, so it was a relief to see a Democrat finally win. You know, in a Democratic primary, that's probably going to happen. Pretty much every time.

Written byAlex Massie

Alex Massie is Scotland Editor of The Spectator. He also writes a column for The Times and is a regular contributor to the Scottish Daily Mail, The Scotsman and other publications.

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