What Is A Photocopier?

On This Day, the daily Facebook reminder that life is finite, and you’re never getting any of it back, sometimes throws up a forgotten moment that’s worth re-visiting. Today, it reminded me of this:

It made me wonder why there aren’t more law-based comedies. For the same reasons that courtrooms and depositions make for good drama, they also make for good comedy. I just remembered Simon Nye wrote one called Is It Legal?

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