The BBC have announced that Last of the Summer Wine is being axed after approximately 40 years on air. What's extraordinary is that this supposed comedy has survived since 1973 despite being completely devoid of laughs. The only purpose it seems to have ever served was to make Songs of Praise seem like a laugh riot.
How does a programme about three old men survive for nearly 4 decades anyway?
Alexei Sayle's Comic Roots 3
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