I think this chap's got the perfect worldview for a young BBC employee. Justin Parkinson will go far. I think they got him from the Brighton Argus.
Multicult ? Check - although I think there's a bit of tongue in cheek there. I hope so.
"For many of us, this pearl of cultural diversity and tolerance in north-east London is little short of an earthly Eden."
Grasp on reality ? Check.
I saw a couple of kids throwing bangers around in the beautiful Clissold Park - described by the show as a "crime hotspot".
It's hardly Mean Streets, is it?
Er .. would that be this Clissold Park ?
Faux-radical politics ? Check.
In fact it's much like the whole premise of dividing the country into where's "good" and where's off-limits to property price-obsessed, culturally blinkered, bourgeois philistines.
You can almost hear him biting back the words 'Daily Mail'.
No posts now till Wednesday - I'm orf dahn the Smoke to see Velasquez !
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