Posts Tagged “ronald reagan”

Rejoice! Labour has a policy. Even better it’s a Lib Dem policy.

by Stephen Tall on February 14, 2013

Yesterday at PMQs Ed Miliband channelled Ronald Reagan. Today he’s channelling Vince Cable: Labour does have a policy after all. Two in fact! It’s just that they’re both Lib Dem policies: tax cuts for low-paid funded by mansion tax. — Stephen Tall (@stephentall) February 14, 2013 Here’s what Ed has just announced: Let me tell […]

LDVideo | George Osborne’s GQ award embarrassment: when political jokes go bad (and when they go right)

by Stephen Tall on September 10, 2011

The Chancellor George Osborne has been left red-faced by his controversially potty-mouthed acceptance speech at the GQ awards when picking up a gong. His references to the magazine’s adult content, and use of the word ‘wankers’, has attracted widespread criticism for crudeness, and conduct unbecoming the dignity of his office — even his usual supporters […]