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Started by DesEsseintes on Nov 16, 2020 4:00:31 PM
My Anneliese is like the stars that please the night

Labour's shadow chancellor

marx out of ten

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Shadrack22 - 21 Nov 2020 13:31:51 (#29 of 33)

Only Tangent will know and he is far, far away.

mingmong - 21 Nov 2020 13:33:40 (#30 of 33)

I wonder if he has some kind of metaphysical weighing device in his study, by which he can evaluate the relative significance of say Priti Patel vs Cecil Parkinson

Shadrack22 - 21 Nov 2020 13:50:01 (#31 of 33)

I’m sure he does.

Patel contributed to Britannia Unchained, so presumably there is a thought out ideological framework there, however flawed and objectionable. I’m not aware of Parkinson having pondered much. My memory is that he was regarded as a lightweight back in the 1980s.

Sunfish - 21 Nov 2020 13:55:17 (#32 of 33)

“if I goose this secretary will I get away with it?”

guigal - 22 Nov 2020 00:35:41 (#33 of 33)

the impression that politicians are all getting more light-weight

It's a Darwinian adaptation to the demands of the electorate. Trump showed the way.

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