The final apple sketch was, I suspect, another attempt at 'subversive' comedy by deliberately extending a 'joke' that was barely amusing in the first place into an interminable, embarrassingly unfunny sketch-show parody in order to mock the BBC bigwigs who commissioned the show in the first place Learn More - opens in a new window or tab Any international postage is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Delivery times may vary, especially during peak periods. I could go on stage at the Comedy Store, die on my backside so hard I would be pelted off with broken bottles, and still be far better at comedy than him. I was at school with both of them and I know why Lee is so bitter about Richard. The evidence of this has been carefully sifted out along with his Shropshire accent as he has adopted both the speech and cognitive vocabulary and conventions which are the default position of the speakers of Estuary English with whom he presumably spends his days. I've been unfortunate enough to pay money to watch this talentless buffoon.
I liked Stewart Lee briefly about seven years ago but I haven't been able to stand him since.
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But professional comics can probably appreciate it, and laugh or whatever. He's found a massive mine of rhetorical middleclass self-loathing but is only taking the topsoil. His fans claim him to be some comical prophet turns out he's just awful. What is there to get. And no i dont find al murray, roy chubby brown or jim davidson funny either. The reviews I have read have put him somewhere between a comedy genius and a funny grumpy old man. I'd love to see Stewart Lee turn up and do a set in an average comedy club, get no laughs and then whinge about how stupid his audience is.