Saturday, September 14, 2002
Saturdays - what is the point?
At last it's Saturday, and the one day of the week actually worth waiting for is finally here. Unfortunately, as it turns out, it may not have been worth waiting for at all.
Want to go shopping? Not today, because everyone else has had the same idea and the shops are absolutely packed.
Want to go out somewhere for the day? Not today, because the fantastic weather we had yesterday has suddenly disappeared overnight.
Want to watch some football? Not today, because Rupert Murdoch prefers Premiership matches to be played in Monday prime time instead.
Want to watch some quality TV? Not today, but you can watch Bruce Forsyth, Matthew Kelly, Geri Halliwell, Chris Tarrant and Denis Norden instead.
Want to go out tonight? You do? OK, so maybe Saturdays are worth waiting for after all...
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