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France A La Mod – or, A Beer in Provence

Every Englishman Secretly Dreams Of Living In France. That's When The Nightmare Begins.

Ian Moore

It’s Easter, everybody! Time for daffodils… daylight savings… and life-sized chocolate statues of Benedict Cumberbatch.

Ian M picking (or is that picking on?) fruit for his bespoke chutney

Ian M picking (or is that picking on?) fruit for his bespoke chutney

So how about we put aside EbolaSomalian jihadnarcotraficantes, the heart-wrenching demise of a literary titan— not to mention the greatest extinction event in the history of planet earth. Let’s leave those topics for past and future shows, shall we? (We’ve got a rip-roarin’ summer planned for Litopia After Dark!)

A la Mod: My So-Called Tranquil Family Life in Rural France Click to Buy

Instead let’s chat with dyed-in-the-mohair mod Ian Moore, one of the UK’s leading stand-up comics. Ian is living the ex-pat dream in France. Raising a family amid barnyard animals, wearing bespoke suits, gigging across the world– and even (keep down your jealous bile) hosting the Meat and Poultry Processing Awards of 2014.

Ian’s latest book, C’est Modnifique!: Adventures of an English Grump in Rural France proves more of the hilarious same. Tonight he joins us to talk escaped livestock, gigs gone wrong… and chutney as a punishment for fruit.

Because we could all use a laugh.

Happy Easter everybody.

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Eat his Chutney (not a joke)!

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