So self-serving and transparent of Bacon in his continuing attempt to prove himself to his media luvvie peers, more like.
Update 20.30. I don’t know if the Twitterer who goes by the name of blackbarbie_ is real or not, but I quite like her. (If she’s not the genuine article I think she could be Rod Liddle taking the piss.)
Last week she told Marcus Brigstocke that she liked Fox News, which drew this condescending response:
Earlier today she asked Richard Bacon why he doesn’t like Sarah Palin. How does a PC, liberal, white, allegedly impartial BBC presenter respond to such a question from a conservative black woman? No answer yet, but stay tuned.