Jeremy Hardy (1961-2019) was a comedian and writer who regularly appeared on BBC Radio 4's The News Quiz and I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue. His Red Pepper column, 'Jeremy Hardy thinks', ran between 2010 and 2016.
17 August 2016
'The left case for Brexit was an interesting exercise, a bit like a Marxist review of The Very Hungry Caterpillar or one of those games where you work out whether it would be better to have no arms or no legs'
7 May 2010
When Labour won the 1997 election, Jeremy Hardy got 'joyously drunk'. But the years that followed were pretty sobering, in terms of both foreign and domestic policy, and he just can't summon up any enthusiasm about this one
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