Pellereau won, essentially, because he had the least rubbish idea, wasn’t completely objectionable and might make Sugar money. It’s not exactly a ringing endorsement â€“ but I suppose it is progress of a sort.
I liked the Sun’s headline “Big fat geek wedding” but question whether it is of any interest to the world that Tom is engaged. I guess it may have slowed the flood of friend requests…
Great to see that pleasant, well-mannered people with great ideas can succeed in a show that has often favoured ruthless back-stabbing over skills that would really improve businesses.
Disclosure: my second computer was an Amstrad. And I know Tom.