How to exclude 250,000 people without even trying

Stav Danaos may not be suffering from Scotia myopia but he still has a bad case of chillyitus, and like most other weather presenters on TV discounts any weather away from the southeast of England, because after all, and as far as he’s concerned that’s where “most of us” live. He’s not even correct climatologically when he says that it’ll be “another chilly day for most of us” because temperatures at 12 UTC are within a degree or so either side of the 1981-2010 LTA. So in my opinion what he should have said was that “temperatures are close to average across most parts after a cold start, but much milder in the far north” instead of using that alienating phrase “most of us“.

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