No stranger to a controversial comment, it seems Russell's at it again, this time causing outrage by remarking that the Paralympics had a "novelty" value.
He told his audience at a gig:
"I dont give a f*** about the Olympics. Its boring Blue Peter sport and a waste of taxpayers' money.
"At least the Paralympics have some kind of novelty value or something."
A host of athletes have slammed the 36-year-old for his comments, with Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson saying his remarks were both careless and irresponsible.
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