When I consider the current public sector finance debacle I often wonder; who is trying to take us all for dummies, the politicians or senior managers?
At least with a ventriloquist like Nina Conti* you know who’s formulating the bloody words and more importantly, who’s actually got their hand up who’s arse!
Nina Conti is a British actress, comedian and ventriloquist. Her on-stage puppet sidekick is a depressed monkey named Monk. (Wikipedia)
- Watch my lips: the art of ventriloquism deserves centre stage | David Strassman (guardian.co.uk)
- Not such a dummy? (bbc.co.uk)
- Nina Conti | Edinburgh comedy review (guardian.co.uk)
- Edinburgh Festival 2010: read my lips: ventriloquism’s back (telegraph.co.uk)