The media is agog with the prospect of Russell Brand interviewing Ed Miliband on Brand’s The Trews YouTube channel.  Whilst everyone acknowledges there is a circus element to the interview (which I think will go ok – they are both nerds) the tone of much of the coverage is ludicrously patronising to Brand’s medium – it sounds like 1950s parents being disparaging about pop music.   One broadcaster was marveling that ‘we don’t know what time it will be published’ This tweet nicely sums up the absurdity: Why does @BBCr4today think…

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