Posts tagged with ‘Gordon Brown’

#bigotgate & proportional representation

Two passing observations on the election. Firstly, on Gordon Brown’s little faux pas today. Clearly being caught describing a voter as ‘a bigoted woman’ makes him look like an idiot, especially since she hadn’t actually said anything especially bigoted. On the other hand, I’m curious about the ethics of the news organisations using a recording […]

Those crazy Brits!

There’s speculation that we might have a general election soon; November 4th was a date I heard suggested on the radio today. Which means, since we don’t have any kind of hand-over period, that we might have a new government and a new Prime Minister on November 5th. To those of you who live in […]