Haiku sent this, which many of you have probably already seen and the first reaction was: “America’s Got Talent? Purr-lease – X Factor, TOWIE, Britain’s Got Talent …”
Anyway, clip opened and it looked like some multicultural thing again, how well we all get along – shows the depths of cynicism we can sink to in today’s world.
Then they started singing:
Er … um … what’s that thing called when, no matter how bad things are, no matter what the genre, even if it’s not your cuppa [it happens to be mine], you can still recognize that something special’s happened.
It’s happened a few times in the last year, not often.
This was one of those.