@Prisoner Monkeys – erm, yes. That’s is exactly why my next line was “I want to hate this program and channel”, I thought it only fair to declare those feelings before giving my opinion. That is totally different to having preconceptions though; I had no expectation that it would be bad, I just wanted it to be bad. I also state that “I’m trying to be fair to it and watch it for what it is” and believe I did, I don’t think there’s anything I said that’s unfair or that I don’t truly believe.
I’m intrigued by the positive comments some have come out with. Can someone quantify what it is that was so much better than we have had before? You said P.M. (I’m presuming in support of the show) “And people said there was nothing Sky could do that the BBC wasn’t already doing …”, well what was it? The floating car graphic is good and inventive, other than that what was so new and different? What did you learn or experience that you hadn’t seen or been told before? I just don’t see it.
And yes @rob23 the whole thing made me think of some sort of hybrid between this