"Venal" journalists should ban pious Fry from promoting his wares

Stephen Fry | Source: BBC 2, Newsnight | Author: Michael Crick
Published 12 May 2009

Newsnight's full interview with Stephen Fry, in which the actor criticised the media interest in MPs' expenses saying that: "It's not that important, it really isn't." Fry told Michael Crick that he himself had "cheated things and fiddled things" and that the expenses revelations should not cause people to lose faith with politics and not be put off voting. If Fry hates journalists so much, then why doesn't he do the right thing and not…