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Crime can’t crack itself…

April 27, 2009

Orwell prize winning blogger Night Jack has come in for criticism here and on another blog for his generic and stereotypical evocation of the ‘evil poor’. Night Jack is a working police detective, so let’s just remember that the police are also the cruel victims of stereotyping.

Phil and Nige from Early Doors (BBC, 2004 -2004)

The Fat Sweaty Coppers, Fast Show (BBC, 1994-1997)

3 Comments leave one →
  1. April 27, 2009 7:41 pm

    Ah, but be fair now. Some things have improved. Certainly since days like these

  2. April 28, 2009 11:01 am

    Very funny, thanks for that

  3. Rab permalink*
    April 28, 2009 11:31 am

    Hi Bertmart and Charlie
    Yeah, the boys in blue take a lot of stick. It was all I could do not to included Chief Wiggum from the Simpson. But if you need a laugh go here:

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