THE LAST DITCH An Englishman returned after twenty years abroad blogs about liberty in Britain
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The smug face of our "representatives"

Public trust in politicians now lower than during days of Tory sleaze - Telegraph.

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Martin Bell tells it like it is. Beau Bo d'Or saves us from our rage by making us laugh about it (click to enlarge). It's not just Labour though. When their failure to prevent the Freedom of Information Act applying to their expenses leads to publication, public disgust will reach dangerous levels. I suspect we are seeing so many apparently stupid and reckless cases now, because they know they are done for and feel they may as well be hanged for sheep as lambs.