So, how did the creator of the magnificent Lily Savage end up chewing the fat
with all manner of celebrity guests?
But to set the record straight, we were just chewing the fat
over some rather amusing MI6 secrets involving Lucy Neville-Rolfe and a hairdresser when in stepped my old drinking buddy Damian 'Thorn' McBride.
The straight-talking and fiercely patriotic pub landlord hosts the second series of his award-winning celebrity chat show, chewing the fat
and sharing a pint with the likes of Mel B, James Blunt and Ricky Hatton.
1 WEIRD SCIENCE: Our new blogger Dan Smith has been busy again this week chewing the fat
over ancient fish and an underground mountain range in Antarctica.
Among those chewing the fat
about their careers and successes are Nigella Lawson, Jamie Oliver, Delia Smith, Rick Stein, Gary Rhodes and Antony Worrall Thompson.
I am sure Paul would rather have Alistair Campbell to spar with: two journalists chewing the fat
of political possibility and conjecture.
The Atkins diet and philosophy; chewing the fat
with Kant and Nietzsche.
Despite not caring two hoots about keeping our eye on the ball, it gives us a good excuse to satisfy our insatiable appetite for gossip re-reading the ins and outs of Svengate and chewing the fat
over Faria Alam's kiss 'n' tell stories.
How about Norris Cole, cannibal, chewing the fat
I've never seen Rick Parry chewing the fat
about Liverpool's internal affairs with Joe Public.
Chow down on hamburger stroganoff or the captain's platter while chewing the fat
with Newport Mayor Mark Jones, who's owned the place for 12 years.
Chewing the fat
with 1968 European Cup winner Paddy Crerand at Old Trafford on Saturday, as you do, he said: "Fergie said he got rid of Jaap Stam because he'd lost half a yard in pace, well this guy Blanc hasn't got half a yard to lose.
Instead of chewing the fat
, they chew on hazelnut and cheese quesadilla with avocado and mango salsa.
REMINISCING, chewing the fat
with United legends, is always a personal joy for me.
Catching up and chewing the fat
with a friend every day may lower your chances of falling ill by protecting against inflammation.