Archive for August 6th, 2008

Word has reached us at the Anti Room that they’ve finally found someone man enough to share the sofa with Grainne Seoige on her afternoon magazine-style show. Her little sister.

Although it has yet to be confirmed, it is thought that Sile Seoige will replace Joe O’Shea on Seoige & O’Shea. Good news for fans of dole TV who like a bit of skirt…now you’ll get two doe-eyed Gaeilgeoirs for the price of one. If you ask me, it’s a chance to get some proper, slap-and-tickle flirting on mid-afternoon TV missed.

We’re not sure what other men were ever in the frame for this gig – Craig Doyle and Tom Dunne are just two names that have snaked their way off the memo. It probably would have taken a very self-assured and experienced dude to take on Grainne’s megawatt might.

It should be rather interesting to see how the two sisters interact with each other – will Grainne retain her steely, focused vibe now that she’s co-presenting with another woman? Answers on a postcard please…

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Bloody Hell

Great minds think alike, and all that: the new issue of Bust arrived through my letter box yesterday, and in it was a little piece about Mon.thly.info, which I wrote about at the weekend (and if you’re interested, and I assume you’re not, was totally accurate yet again – thanks, Mon.thly.info!). Why I am mentioning this here? Because I’m so jealous that I didn’t think of their brilliant headline for the piece: There Will Be Blood.

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