Commercial Break: Go Compare this you annoying opera knacker!
It has to be said that there is probably no finer set of adverts on TV right now than the Go Compare insurance films. Yes, films.
In one fell swoop, they make us think about insurance, opera, Charlie Chaplin, touching ourselves and Mr Creosote from Monty Python’s The Meaning Of Life. And you don’t get the same wide range of feeling from a fucking Alpen ad do you? Eh?? Well?
Of course there’s also the widespread revulsion that the detestable Go Compare generates – but in this special remake, someone comes along to deliver a bit of retribution. Should have gone further if you ask us…