“If there have been worse performances from a prime minister at the dispatch box in the last five years, no one could remember them. Much more of this and letters will be piling up in the 1922 Committee demanding the return of Theresa May.”
Clown Prince Johnson cowers in the face of the Rebel Alliance | John Crace
“They had been promised a new Churchill. Instead they had an amoral chancer who was planning to deselect Churchill’s grandson for doing what he himself had done on two occasions just months previously”
“He just wasn’t up to the job he’d always believed to be his birthright.” Brilliant summary of the Fall of Boris.
I should be going to bed but in DC obsessed with #Brexit & Westminster Showdown & then this fabulous piece - if it's the one thing you're going read... TU John Crace
Clown Prince Johnson cowers in the face of the Rebel Alliance
So many lovely turns of phrase in John Crace’s sketch
“This was the day Boris Johnson was stripped bare. Exposed as the Great Pretender” and yet, he’ll be ok. Because these people never face any real consequences, do they?
Clown Prince Johnson cowers in the face of the Rebel Alliance | John Crace | Politics | The Guardian
I wonder if the rebels thought they were part of something bigger than a tiny self-interested tribe because so much of the media was part of the same tiny tribe.
Clown Prince Johnson cowers in the face of the Rebel Alliance | John Crace
Tory MPs ‘had been promised a new Churchill. Instead they had an amoral chancer who was planning to deselect Churchill’s grandson for doing what he himself had done on two occasions just months previously.‘ Clown Prince and Game Theory for Dommies
Clown Prince Johnson cowers in the face of the Rebel Alliance | John Crace
John Crace (bless him) on Johnson's meltdown in face of a whiff of reality: Here is the important bit: In a country with functioning media and responsible public broadcaster, this would have occurred many years ago.