In a poll that ran from 10am on Friday, March 18, to 8am on Monday, March 21, Express.co.uk asked: “Will you listen to Meghan Markle’s new Spotify podcast?” The poll gathered a huge response, with 21,035 people casting their vote, and hundreds of comments left below the accompanying article.
Overwhelmingly, voters said “no”, they won’t be listening, with 98 percent (20,699) choosing that option.
Just one percent (285 people) said “yes”, they’d listen, and 51 people said they weren’t sure if they’d listen or not.
In the comments left below the poll, readers mostly said they just didn’t feel like the podcast interested them.
Username Dukeofdar wrote: “Listen? You must be joking, The majority of us don’t even read the articles about them.”
And username Norman Ghast wrote: “No I will not be watching, reading or listening to this new venture of hers, whatever it is.”
Others, however, said they’d listen if some key guests were brought on, like username Luella7, who said they’d listen “only if Piers Morgan is a guest!”.
Piers Morgan, the former Good Morning Britain host who was forced to leave his role after he made derogatory remarks about Meghan’s mental health, has been embroiled in a long-running feud with the Duchess for years.
Ahead of his new show on talkTV in February, Piers invited Meghan to be his first guest.
He said: “If Meghan Markle’s…