The Staggers 6 December 2010 Listen: James Naughtie’s slip of the tongue The Radio 4 presenter bravely smashes the taboo around the use of the “c-word” on live radio. Print HTML The Today programme's thousands of listeners had an amusing start to the day when James Naughtie tried to introduce "Jeremy Hunt, Culture Secretary", and ended up calling him . . . something else. Certainly not the kind of language you expect to hear before the, er, 8am watershed. Luckily, the minister saw the funny side, tweeting: "They say prepare for anything before going on Today but that took the biscuit . . . I was laughing as much as u Jim or shld I say Dr Spooner." You can listen to it below. Warning: strong language. UPDATE: Here's Andrew Marr, repeating the mistake just a few hours later. › CommentPlus: pick of the papers Samira Shackle is a freelance journalist, who tweets @samirashackle. She was formerly a staff writer for the New Statesman. From only £1 per week Subscribe More Related articles The Fire Brigades Union reaffiliates to Labour - what does it mean? John Gray on the future of the state on the NS Podcast Could Labour lose the Oldham by-election?