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He had accepted the fact that he was just a single kind of person.
“That just seemed to be one of the things about me, like brown eyes and a preference for tea of over coffee.” And he didn’t dislike being single enough to put himself through the “pain”. Why wasn’t he indulging his new-found wealth and fame like any normal person would?
He only had to look at the internet to know that he was attractive to women –“usually, they add, to their ‘surprise’ and ask their friends if it is ‘wrong’ that they fancy me” – but his public image was that of a kind of tweedy loner “who eats his ready-made meals in the dark”. As his profile soared he became an enigma to journalists sent to profile him. He didn’t even have a flat-screen television next to his BAFTAs when an astounded interviewer from visited his flat in 2009 – “most people’s grandparents would have discarded it [his television] as obsolete at least a decade ago.
They discovered the television industry was basically made up of aimless meetings that gave them false hope.Every week Mitchell trawls the newspapers looking for “something that doesn’t seem logical or right. And using my irritation at them not making sense to drive through into something hopefully funny.” He took aim at Australia when Dr Grant Tomkinson from the University of South Australia found that cardiovascular fitness in children has fallen by 15 per cent in a generation.