You’ve got to love… no, sorry despise, our politicians. Easy mistake to make, they do it all the time.
They say a country gets the politicians it deserves. Well, all I can say is we must have been a bad bunch of budgies recently if this current crop is anything to go by.
It takes something special in this era of anni horribilis, omni-shambles and good old fashioned incompetence to get yourself noticed amid the general bastardry and nefarious mendacity that passes for parliamentary politics in this day and age.
Some are called to gittery and others have it thrust upon them. Still more are just so obnoxiously offensive that they would be culled in any other walk of life.
Cue Iain Duncan Smith…