One of the BBC journalists covering the government shutdown in Washington last night was Marc Georges:
— Marc Georges (@marcgeorges) October 1, 2013
Before he joined the BBC Georges used to make lame nerdy “comedy” videos attacking Republicans. Here are some examples:
So he’s gone from making tedious anti-Republican propaganda to a job at the BBC. No change there then. A natural fit for the BBC Washington bureau.
(See also my comment on the open thread yesterday about another BBC newbie, economics and political journalist Lewis Goodall – formerly of lefty think tank IPPR and prior to that an Oxford University Labour Party activist.)