His Toniness' departure prompted memory of this masterpiece.
The full ghastliness of the man in just a minute and a half of video. It was done as a party political advertisment by the Conservative Party and shown in cinemas in the South East in the run up to the 2005 general election. Note in particular the
"This is not a day for soundbites ....."hesitate, hesitate, lower lip tremble then, the daddy of all 'sound-bites':
".... But we feel the hand of history on our shoulders"The Royal "we" being characteristic too.
The Marti Webb/Andrew Lloyd Webber song is impressive though.
To think that a majority of voter (except in England in 2005) voted for the man in 3 successive general elections. Frankly with a track record like that, this country deserves all that's coming to it.