I’ve gotten occasional raised eyebrows in the past for posting football-related stuff on Blather, but I think you’ll indulge me with this one.
Occasionally, along comes a rant so spectacular, so bilious and foul-mouthed that you have to sit up and applaud. This from Joe Kinnear’s now-legendary press-conference at Newcastle Football Club on Thursday. Kinnear began by asking the Daily Mirror’s north-east football writer to show himself:
Kinnear Which one is Simon Bird?
Kinnear You’re a cunt.
Glorious stuff. You can read the transcript here or listen to the unbleeped version on the Mirror.