Classic scene from Yes, Prime Minister. It still remains my quick reference on the leanings of the British newspapers. (The Conservatives were in power when the TV series was made.)
Jim Hacker: "Don't tell me about the press. I know exactly who reads the papers.
The Daily Mirror is read by people who think they run the country,
The Guardian is read by people who think they ought to run the country,
The Times is read by people who actually do run the… Continue
Posted on January 29, 2009 at 1:19am — 1 Comment