and sometimes seems a touch peadophilic and icky. I don't want my news read to me by male eye candy, I like the older authoritative clear spoken male newsreader. But I want to hear the news from a female equivalent. It’s all very well ranting about this but lets provide some visual evidence.
Mark Austin has become the latest TV journalist to hit out at news presenters who are chosen simply for their looks.
The ITV News host said a large number of the current crop of telegenic newsreaders - so-called autocuties - lacked a proper journalistic background.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-1055888/Top-ITN-newsman-Mark-Austin-blasts-TV-autocuties-pretty-faces.html#ixzz1C9IDrwE2
What do you think, is this my old baggishness coming to the fore again or do you agree? xxx