This is the stuff you should know about the influential, highly regarded, and basically just effortlessly hilarious comedian and cool guy Peter Cook.
"They only ask one question. They say 'Who are you?', and I got 75% for that."
"You'd like to be young and sexy and dynamic..."
"Poet? Satirist? Philosopher? Comedian? Social commentator?"
"Oh dear. I find I'm watching television that night."
"The end of an extremely witty line."
"Peter Cook was the best of us, and the only one who came near being a genius."