Ben Elton Live From Planet Earth, Channel Nine’s brand new, 100 per cent hilarious, canny and exhilirating comedy is here.
canny:What about my interests!
1. Careful and shrewd, especially where one's own interests are concerned.
Live from Planet Earth immediately invites the cognitive spluttering of Dead from Planet Earth.
Wish I was…
You get the idea.
So, having bravely made it to the first ad break, my trembling fingers clutched at the lifesaver of my remote and I promptly switched to the darling ABC1 where the lovable and cerebral warmth of Stephen Fry safely lay.
canny:3. Scotsa. Steady, restrained, and gentle.b. Snug and quiet.
Watching QI* one could safely immerse oneself in the delightful musings upon decaf tights and custard socks -- the latter only approaching the disturbingly childish "humour" found on Ch.9 once one dwelt on it a bit (and one shouldn't).
*Now in its 8th series. Little hope that "Live" will live that long.