Just a thoughtMarch 17, 2020 Tim WorstallNewspaper Watch19 CommentsThere’s not a great deal of point in reading the sports pages right now, is there? previousThis’ll help, yea ,nextTelegraph subs! 19 thoughts on “Just a thought” Rob Moss March 17, 2020 at 7:45 am There’s also not a great deal of point in having a subscription to Sky Sports, BT Sport, DAZN, BoxNation… Arthur the Cat March 17, 2020 at 8:08 am Maybe we’ll get more reporting of online gaming? They have professional online gamers in the US. Mr Ecks March 17, 2020 at 8:31 am There never was. The Meissen Bison March 17, 2020 at 8:36 am Not reading the sports pages is just one way in which my life hasn’t changed. I am pursuing a low bat diet which continues to serve me well. dearieme March 17, 2020 at 8:49 am No rugby, no football, no good ‘tec stories: no point in paying for a licence now. dearieme March 17, 2020 at 8:51 am On the other hand we have our copy of Ms Mantel’s latest doorstopper to read. It’s a big ‘un. Andrew C March 17, 2020 at 8:51 am Surely the news will be filled with minute by minute updates of the Spud’s heroic battle with what the world fears might be Coronavirus? He’s reduced to barely a dozen blogs a day. Andrew M March 17, 2020 at 9:30 am Spare a thought for those poor sods who read “La Gazzetta dello Sport”, the most popular daily newspaper in Italy. bloke in spain March 17, 2020 at 9:32 am Fascinating, Herr Bison. You’re eating fewer bats or just the low flying ones? MC March 17, 2020 at 9:43 am Not much point in reading any of their pages. It’s batshit hysteria and shameless panic-mongering all round. MC March 17, 2020 at 9:44 am test Tim the Coder March 17, 2020 at 9:58 am Oh, I’m not so sure. The F1 teams threatening to sue the FIA over its secret cover up with Ferrari over the allegations of engine cheating last year, and the threats from Red Bull to claim the new Mercedes steering mechanism is illegal, despite the FIA ruling that it isn’t: all this fun and sporting activity can continue by VC regardless of the noisy car thing. Entertainment all round 🙂 [/sarc] Steve March 17, 2020 at 1:02 pm FORD PREFECT: Six pints of bitter and quickly please. The world’s about to end. BARMAN: Oh yes sir nice weather for it. Going to watch the match this afternoon? FORD PREFECT: No, no point. BARMAN: Foregone conclusion you reckon sir. Arsenal without a chance? FORD PREFECT: No it’s just that the world’s going to end. BARMAN: Ah yes you said. Lucky escape for Arsenal if it did. FORD PREFECT: No, not really. Hallowed Be March 17, 2020 at 1:31 pm Steve- you’re not really from Guildford are you? Steve March 17, 2020 at 2:30 pm HB – 🙂 BniC March 17, 2020 at 2:59 pm Nice little article about sport and lack of it on BBC, friend of mine rang me and his main complaint about the entire thing was the sport cancelled. The Meissen Bison March 17, 2020 at 10:28 pm Cultural lacuna admission: is Guildford where the world will end first? Pcar March 18, 2020 at 1:18 am There’s not a great deal of point in reading the sports pages, right? FTFY, Yes Subs: Sky F1 had 1m 30s ad on C4 News slot on Monday – someone needs sacked Censor v2 Pcar March 18, 2020 at 1:24 am @BniC BBC Sport is unwatchable since ‘diversity’ Mz Balding took over, Boat Race, Olympics, Proms all ruined Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.