Tightly written and carefully delivered
This article is from 2010.
Evans executes the carefully crafted persona of an articulate, opinionated after-dinner speaker with a penchant for an extended vocabulary. Within the boundaries of this character, he charts familiar territories: slagging the Welsh, the Geordies and the fat, but armed with eloquence and irony. Fringe Magnet is tightly written and carefully delivered.
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