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# hugh-travers - Monday 19 January, 2015

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom?
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Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom?

Jan 19th 2015, 1:00 PM 364 Views 105 Comments

The Famine itself wasn’t funny, but a comedy based in that era might be.

# hugh-travers - Friday 2 January, 2015

Channel 4's proposed sitcom about The Famine called 'insulting' and 'ignorant'
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Channel 4's proposed sitcom about The Famine called 'insulting' and 'ignorant'

Jan 2nd 2015, 10:28 AM 35,799 Views 224 Comments

But the Irish-produced series – called Hungry – has been defended by other comedians.

# hugh-travers - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan
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Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan

Aug 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 2,087 Views 36 Comments

It started out as an innocent book review but ended up as the subject of a police investigation. Hugh Travers writes about the late great Gerry Ryan and the claim that made him famous.