Hooker Terry Jones is clearly the worst. Michael Palin is the best.
poorwill Terry Jones wrote Labyrinth and directed the best Python movies (doing a better job than Gilliam). Eric Idle made Nuns on the Run.
Hegemony Cricket "Utter irrelevance" is a more than a might hyperbolic given how goddamn alive this sketch feels forty years on.
:::lightly applies ritual orange dust:::
Idle had undeniably brilliant moments as a performer, writer, and songwriter with Python, but suffered the most outside it. He also seems to be the least appealing post-Python personality; which is saying something.
Palin appears to sku the balance of them all being horrible monsters by being genuinely awesome.
Jet Bin Fever Such a good sketch. If anyone else did it, it would be terrible. But these fellows are perfect for their roles.
That guy There's NAUGHT WRONG with gala luncheons, lad.
Suedeo I've had more gala luncheons than you've had hot dinners.