Warning. The humour contained in this video is unbelievably British. The very epitome of British comedy, a deadpan, dry exterior masking a cheeky poke at our own personality flaws. But if you can get past that it is also very very funny. 

Armando Iannucci is a Scottish writer, comedian and television director who is best known for well-loved local favourites like In The Loopand our friends across the pond may know him from The Thick of It and the truly masterful Veep. In this short clip from The Armando Iannucci Shows, dating from the early naughties, he takes a look at the first results of the Human Genome Project and uncovers a hidden message for us all. 

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