View Full Version : I thought George Best had snuffed it...

26th Sep 2006, 21:12
The following is a quote from the description for a programme on UK History tonight.:-
"A profile of the footballer George Best, whose skills on the pitch brought success to Manchester United, and whose good looks and willingness to move in showbiz circles saw him become a sixties icon. However, years of hard drinking almost cost him his life, he retired from football early, and is now recovering from a major liver operation. With contributions from Michael Parkinson and Bobby Charlton." Italics Mine
Now I have no interest in 22 over paid, half naked, unemployable in the REAL world, idiots kicking a bag of wind over field, but I am sure it is not asking too much for the programme producers to 'Get it right' even so.

26th Sep 2006, 22:38
Well, it is history!

27th Sep 2006, 01:10
think you will find its a repeat. just like most history.

27th Sep 2006, 02:37
That's only because time is linear. If it wasn't then it could be a prediction :8

...I think