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“IT’S 7.30AM. I’VE JUST FINISHED DEER STALKING…”

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As promised a while back, here’s the transcript of my “explosive” interview with celebrity chef, rhetorical question fetishist and all-round pompous arsehole Marco Pierre White, published in the Irish Times yesterday. Since I filed copy, he’s been dumped from his reality show in the US. To be honest, it couldn’t have happened to a nicer fellow… Read this article here.

April 5th, 2009.

5 Responses to ““IT’S 7.30AM. I’VE JUST FINISHED DEER STALKING…””

  1. Jenny Says:

    Oh my god, what a dick!

  2. Graham S. Says:

    So did you ever get that free dinner?

  3. Eoin Says:

    No, I decided best not to Graham.

  4. ollie Says:

    “Retorical question fetishist”…huh?

  5. Eoin Says:

    He speaks almost entirely in rhetorical questions, which he uses as a device to intimidate whoever he’s talking to. (i.e. “My name is Marco Pierre White, yes or no? I am a pompous, self-important arsehole, yes or no? Do I or do I not have a poncey haircut, yes or no?” etc. etc.) I edited 90% of them out of the transcript because it would have made the copy unreadable.

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