Viper Squad Ten

[ Thursday, February 10, 2005 ]

Malcolm Hardee RIP
Starbuck [19:58] Comments: 0 []
I was saddened to hear over breakfast this morning, whilst reading through a week-old newspaper that blew into my cardboard box, that the comedian Malcolm Hardee has passed away. Or under, as was the case. Anyone who's unfamiliar with Mr Hardee can read his biography on

Malcolm been invisibly shaping my personality in all the wrong ways since childhood. As a youngster I was "lucky" enough to see his "balloon dance" on OTT, and it haunts my dreams to this very day. And many a fellow Glastonbury casualty will have experienced Mr Hardee's "best" assets in the comedy tent. Aaagh, grimey flashback incoming... still, respect to the man for coping with the crowd from hell.

He may not have been the funniest comic alive. But he was certainly one of the Hardiest (do you see what I've done there?). Next up: Frank Sidebottom.

0 Comment(s):

Post your own Comment

[ Click HERE for the VSX front-page... ]

[ Previous Posts ]

All about me, by my cousin
Clutterbuck Computer Clutter Challenge Rounds 6 an...
Wedding update
They called me dearest!
Clutterbuck Computer Clutter Challenge Round 4
Advice to the newly engaged
Spend-free Sunday
Clutterbuck Computer Clutter Challenge round 3
Clutterbuck Computer Clutter Challenge round 2
The wedding gift list - commercialistic crack for ...

[ Full Archives ]

[ Photowankery ]
This is a Flickr badge showing public photos from Starbuck Powersurge. Make your own badge here.