Curb Your Enthusiasm was one of the highlights of the last decade, as far as the TV is concerned. One single episode contains more belly laughs than a whole year’s worth of comedy programming on BBC3.
And why? Because Larry David tells it like it is, regardless of the personal consequences that may arise as a result of his actions.
We all have our Larry David moments and while we may not (typically) react in the same kind of sociopathic way, we feel his pain, and his sense of bewilderment at perceived injustice, slights, lousy service and the weird reactions to his amazing lack of tact.
So let’s see if there are some lessons to learn from the wit and wisdom of Larry David…