We’ve Tried Nothing and We’re All Out of Ideas
Sunak is performing ex-Prime Minister karaoke, pulling together failed ideas and giving them a go. Has he got anything fresh up his sleeve? Plus star guest Philippe Auclair, football journalist and singer songwriter, joins to discuss the moral perils of the upcoming Qatar World Cup. And finally after a string of seemingly culture averse Culture Secretaries, we ask the panel what they’d do if they took on the job.
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• “It’s not just that we’re back to austerity, it’s austerity on austerity.” – Ros Taylor
• “Why is rejoining the single market not part of the debate? I despair.” – Philippe Auclair
• “I’ve never seen a World Cup that’s been approached in such a way.” – Philippe Auclair
• “Hosting the World Cup is not about reputation, it’s about wielding power.” – Philippe Auclair
Presented by Andrew Harrison with Ros Taylor and Ahir Shah. Group Editor: Andrew Harrison. Lead Producer: Jacob Jarvis. Producers: Jet Gerbertson and Alex Rees. Assistant Producer: Kasia Tomasiewicz. Audio production by Robin Leeburn. OH GOD, WHAT NOW? is a Podmasters production.