Nuages At Ten
Is it my imagination, or has the News turned into the Weather?
Lately, it seems every time I tune in, there’s a reporter in a Berghaus grimly clinging to a microphone, leaning one way while their hair goes the other.
If it were the silly season I could just about understand it – yet there’s all manner of interesting stuff happening around the world… I think.
But, I switch on, and I may as well be watching my window cleaner.
Have budget cuts forced Auntie and her like to resort to rolling reportage of storms in teacups?
There must be at best half-a-dozen truly newsworthy weather events in Britain every year.
And surely if the weather made for popular viewing there’d be a Weather Channel?
“Another depression is rolling in.” Too right it is! They’ll be blogging about the weather next.