This post was written by guest blogger Andy Fine.
The more I read about the Whitbread, the more annoyed I get. Apparently, Hugh Grant was this year’s celebrity judge. He served up the following nugget:
Asked if he felt insulted by critics who argue it is dumbing down to choose celebrity judges for big literary awards, he told Reuters at Tuesday’s awards ceremony: “It is not insulting to me. I am very dumb as everyone knows.”
He may be dumb, but he’s probably not as dumb as former celebrity judge Jerry Hall.
Remind me again why the Whitbread is “prestigious”?
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