How To Beat Jeremy Paxman

Jeremy Paxman is regarded as Britain's toughest television interviewer.

Politicians know that a bad interview with Paxman can destroy their credibility.

But are there ways an interviewee can fight back against a man prepared to ask the same question 14 times? Steve Hewlett picks apart the Paxman interviewing technique and talks to the politicians who have survived a Paxo stuffing.

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Jeremy Paxman is regarded as Britain's toughest television interviewer.

Politicians know that a bad interview with Paxman can destroy their credibility.

But are there ways an interviewee can fight back against a man prepared to ask the same question 14 times? Steve Hewlett picks apart the Paxman interviewing technique and talks to the politicians who have survived a Paxo stuffing.