Article last updated : 21/03/2010
Suggestions Pour In!
As we thought you like our new What's The Point Of game. We have received a number of suggestions.
Please send us, as many as you want, anything that completely baffles you. Nothing unplesant, Katie would not approve, just a bit of fun and a chance to vent that spleen again! Please read on.....
The holes in the middle of polo mints. Eastenders – full of miserable people (controversial yet topical) Life coaches. Day-time TV. Celebrities (with no talent or meaningful contribution to society – most of them) Ties.
Hairdressers who perform the mysteriously fascinating procedure of lots of snipping, flouncing and bouffonting yet leave the hair looking the same as when they started.
Big Brother (Channel 4) - Just why! Jonathan Ross
Jordan - The model, writer? and "celebrity". Not the country or ex Scotland and Leeds striker.
Your appendix. Footballers who talk about football (stick to playing the game, most don’t have an intelligent thing to say)
Black stripes on a zebra crossing. Why not have it all white. Would stand out more.
That little white arc bit at the base of your fingernails. Town criers - they just shout a lot.
Two DJs - Why is it that many radio shows now need to be presented by two people and we have to listen to their side splitting banter?
Whistling. Why do people whistle? Unless you are a sheep farmer or a milkman there is no point as it is always tuneless.
Expressions such as: “have a heads-up”, “let’s touch base”, “on-message”, or “think outside the box” (for people who can’t speak plain English).