Everyone has their idols. For me, more often than not, they are old grey men.
People like Parkinson, Stephen Fry and Michael Palin are my pin ups.. but purely in a “love their mind” kind of way.
Intelligence after all is sexy.
This column (below) is about getting to see one such inspiration of mine, John Simpson, in action. And how it prompted an interesting discussion in the office.
For my review of the talk please click here.