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TV junkie

Astragal has little time for television what with his drink-sodden social life, but he is aware of the delights of former-Superman belle, and now Desperate Housewife, Teri Hatcher. And so too, it seems, is architecture’s favourite diva Zaha Hadid. In fact, rumour has it that during a visit to Istanbul, Hadid was so desperate for her fix of Desperate Housewives that she scoured the length and breadth of Turkey’s capital in order to find an undubbed DVD box set. Good job she isn’t a fan of 24 – she’d never have left the city…

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