In which we find out that 2008 was the start of a 'binge drinking' problem in the UK, apparently, although by 2031 people are uncertain what binge actually was. Blair and Brown were still fighting for the PM post.
In which we learn of the terrifying war on terror and the reaction of the authorities to the terror of the public. And how Jamie Oliver created talking meat. And about celebrity live autopsies. Things were strange back in the 2000s.
In which a hasty gallop through multiple high and low points of the 2000s includes Beckham's cosmetic surgery, the BBC's fling with over-the-top religiosity, and the BNP having to decide who will form the coalition government with them.,