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11 October 2012
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David Mitchell
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To me, sitting on a ball feels a bit wind-chimes.” Comedian David Mitchell’s pain is our gain as he uses his chronic back problems as a conceit to frame an autobiography alternating between diatribe, digression and throwaway jokes with enviable ease. So engrossing that gentle interruptions by loved ones take on the blood-boiling quality of cold calls.


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