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An Aside with Joe - That's the thing that goes bang-pop, bang-pop // The baseball bats of public opinion

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In a short break between the opening races and the start of the European season, Joe catches up on all the comings and the goings within the F1 bubble.

Four races and an entire qualifying format have come and gone since we last talked, so there are plenty to consider. We discuss the spectacular racing in the midfield, sinking an axe into the back of Jenson Button, Formula 1 taking a more positive stance and how drivers lose pace with age.

There is talk of the mad axemen of Red Bull, the solid progress of Jolyon Palmer and racing around Paris without making a noise. Plus, that one day in Spain that's still a complete mystery.

Joe talks up why we're getting to a point where pressure is being applied, rule number one when it comes to convergence, Grosjean's blinding season and putting content behind a paywall that no-one is buying.

This and more in a shorter than usual Aside with Joe.