Episode 639: Better Call Parasol

Episode 639

18th October 2023

Umbrellas: Acceptable or no? Abby says they are acceptable. But her friend Aidan, and many people in their shared, secret, online group disagree!

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Abby files suit against her friend, Aidan. They belong to a secret online group dedicated to complaining about other passengers on the London Underground. One major debate? Umbrellas! Aidan says bringing an umbrella on the train is unacceptable. Abby disagrees. Who’s right? Who’s wrong?

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