How the meek will inherit the Earth … and why they haven't so far02 November 2017 | by D.J. Taylor
Guardian columnist Marina Hyde remarked in the opening tranche of this three-part series: “We’re all opinion columnists now. What a terrible world to live in.” For a programme bent on exposing the evils of brash self-assertion and overstating one’s case, The Confidence Trick (30 October, continues to 13 November) was full of these odd little moments of self-deprecation.
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