In Praise of “Yes Minister”

I have been putting up a lot of serious posts, so I wanted to do something a little lighter: a TV show recommendation. In this case it’s a British political sitcom from the 1980s. (The minister in question is a government minister, not a pastor.) It’s Yes Minister, written by Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn, and it even had a sequel show Yes, Prime Minister when the title minister takes a role in government that I am presently forgetting. In any case, it is intelligent TV and you will laugh your way to a better understanding of the ins and outs of government. Continue reading In Praise of “Yes Minister”