David Mitchell's Soapbox Series2
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All 20 episodes of the Second Series
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/Welcome back to Series 2 of the award-winning web series, David Mitchell's SoapBox. In this episode, David ponders the mythical heroes of yore. Did King Cnut really hold the tide back or, like his mate Midas, was he just a convenient hook for a legend?
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/In this episode, David holds up a mirror up to the experience of getting your hair cut. It can be a confusing business, especially with all the extras you haven't asked for...
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/ This week, David considers the many complications caused by casual generosity between friends - and suggests a new social convention for balancing the books.
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/David worries about his authenticity as he tries to avoid the linguistic mantraps the English have used to trip one another up for centuries. Should it be "valett" or "valay"? Lounge or living room? Sweet or dessert?
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/David takes on the fetishisation of aggressive TV journalism. Should we really assume all politicians are liars - or are they simply too scared of interviewers to say anything of any value?
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/In this special animated episode, David ponders why giraffes used to be known as camelopards - as in a bit like a camel, a bit like a leopard - when they're absolutely nothing like either.
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/David discusses why tackling climate change is always presented to us by people who either tell us off or patronisingly try to convince us that tackling it is "cool" or "fun", when actually it's just something we have to do, because of facts.
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/David rants about queuing in pubs with people who want to buy anything other than beer or wine with cash.
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT www.channelflip.comDavid sticks his oar into the fruity subject of innuendo - is it still a relevant form of wit now that we're all relatively open about sex?
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT www.channelflip.comDavid gets steamed up about the state of the nation's trains, and asks if we Brits feel they're all we deserve.
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT www.channelflip.comDavid is still fuming about trains. How can you not leave luggage unattended AND stow it in the prescribed compartments? Trains: a rant so big, it had to be presented it in two parts.
WATCH MORE GREAT SHOWS AT http://www.channelflip.com/ David complains about the overuse of 3D in today's media ...in glorious 3D! If you don't have 3D glasses go here to learn how to make your own pair: http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/27268/how-to-make-3d-glasses