Jon Snow

What Jon Snow meant when he talked about ‘white people’

1 April 2019 15:24

Jon Snow has had a lot of flak for his ‘white people’ comment at the tail end of his report…

Game of Thrones bungles the execution of its last great villain

28 August 2017 15:40

Another season of Game of Thrones is over, and nobody knows when it will return. After a run of seven…

Action soars but acting plummets on Game of Thrones

21 August 2017 16:50

The penultimate episode of a season of Game of Thrones is usually the point where something spectacularly game changing happens.…

Daenerys Targaryen has become the Donald Trump of Game of Thrones

14 August 2017 16:36

If he takes a break from the 24-hour feed of Fox News and switches over to HBO in time to…

Game of Thrones has its first winner: Bronn

7 August 2017 17:39

For the third episode in a row, Game of Thrones has devoted its final act to the sort of blockbuster…

Game of Thrones? More like a game of Risk

31 July 2017 17:19

Risk, the classic strategy board game, involves the careless deployment of tiny figurines across the continents of the world, with…

Game of Thrones gets back to brutal business

24 July 2017 17:14

A good measure of whether Game of Thrones is feeding you a placeholder episode is to imagine trying to spoil…

Game of Thrones returns with more of a whimper than a bang

17 July 2017 17:35

Like an ex-politician with a hot take on Brexit, Game of Thrones is back. The first episode of this seventh,…

Jon Snow embraces his inner Corbynista at Glastonbury

27 June 2017 14:29

Of late, Channel 4 appears to be on a mission to rebrand itself as home of the Corbynista, with the…

C’est magnifique, mais ce n’est pas le journalisme

23 November 2015 14:16

Andrew Neil is the best political interviewer in Britain. I am not just saying that because he is so high…

At last, Jeremy Corbyn befriends a cameraman

17 September 2015 14:27

Jeremy Corbyn has not had much luck with cameramen of late. Since he was elected as Labour’s new leader over…

Why is the West so obsessed with the developing world’s knickers?

9 June 2015 14:05

Forget the selfie or the belfie; the latest craze to hit the internet is the ‘tampfie’. Twitter users are raiding their…

Another joker comes out for Labour

5 May 2015 15:17

Eddie Izzard, Martin Freeman, Steve Coogan and Russell Brand. What is it with professional funny-men backing Labour? It’s a little odd…

Jon Snow’s right: skunk is dangerous, but it’s impossible to buy anything else

26 February 2015 13:49

Channel 4 is due to air its pseudo-scientific ‘Jon Snow stoned’ show The Cannabis Trials (or Drugs and How Not To Enjoy Them).…

A marijuana shop in Los Angeles. MPs today recommended that the government should consider decriminalising some drugs. Picture: Getty

Drugs Live drama: Channel 4 vs Home Office

19 February 2015 8:05

So far Channel 4’s Drugs Live series has examined the effects of ecstasy while next month’s installment will look into cannabis use. However, for…

Jon Snow on skunk: ‘I felt utterly bereft’

17 February 2015 14:28

Jon Snow previously investigated the effects of taking ecstasy in a Channel 4 documentary. Now, in the interests of investigative…

Paxo to Channel 4

24 September 2014 11:28

Poor Jon Snow. The veteran presenter has some serious competition from the latest BBC defection to Channel 4; it’s the…

Jon Snow’s view of the Middle East is biased, inaccurate and dangerous

28 July 2014 15:42

I suppose viewers of Jon Snow’s Channel 4 News don’t expect impartial journalism, any more than viewers of Fox in…