Sunday, May 1, 2011
What Not to Say on What Not to Wear
I caught the TLC's Royal Wedding coverage and was taken by the striking contrast between the elegance and simplicity of the ceremony and the over exuberance and at times outright silliness of the commentators. It was as if they all lost several IQ points in the excitement of the moment. Well, that can happen to anyone, especially on (inter)national television in front of millions of viewers. The pinnacle came with the announcement by Clinton Kelly of TLC's What Not to Wear of the titles of the newly wedded couple as the "Dutch and Duchess of Cambridge". Shutup!