Articles Tagged 'Matt Frei'

Paxman: Royal Wedding Has “Virtually No Significance Except…”

Jeremy Paxman, the tough-talking anchor of BBC’s Newsnight, gave his take on the royal engagement between Prince William and Kate Middleton in an interview with Matt Frei on last night’s BBC World News America. “A royal wedding is bread and circuses,” he said. “It is a happy event. Everybody enjoys a wedding.” But he added: […]

Gore Vidal Flips His Lid During BBC NEWS Election Coverage

83-year-old author Gore Vidal scolded BBC presenter David Dimbleby and launched into a spectacular tirade against U.S. Republicans during BBC World News America‘s coverage of last night’s election. WNA anchor Matt Frei and the other panelists were left stifling their giggles as a bemused Dimbleby struggled, in vain, to control his unruly guest. Good stuff.

Al Gore Gets a Rare Glimpse At the Oval Office

As Al Gore joined the other American Nobel Prize laureates in the White House’s Oval Office, he and president George W. Bush met for the first time since Gore conceded the hotly contested 2000 election. BBC WORLD NEWS AMERICA anchor Matt Frei gives his take on the decidedly uncomfortable reunion. Watch the video below.