Overrated

The predictably progressive political stance of today’s practitioners has killed their line of comedy

The bland, humourless and one-dimensional boy wizard pales against his more interesting friends

The high priest of  “gonzo” journalism took pride in making stories up — his legacy should be deplored

The “folk-singing” darling of the Corbynistas is a musical and political fake

The guru of “repressive tolerance” and campus radicals

The man who proclaimed the end of history is now history himself

The so-called “independently-minded” Conservative MP is merely a conventional soft-left member of the public sector producer class

The ruthless architect of the English Reformation

The editor of Private Eye, once Britain’s leading satirical magazine, is no dissenter but a key member of the establishment

The influential American novelist may be fine for teenage misfits but not for adults