Monthly Archives: May 2017

If you can’t say anything nice….

There are still four weeks to go in the General Election campaign, but even at this relatively early stage I’m surprised at how really nasty some of the comments have been in the right wing media. Even before the election had been called, the Daily Telegraph’s Allison Pearson wrote a column demanding the beheading of […]

Ferraris and Mugwumps

Without doubt the biggest media story of this week has been Diane Abbott’s horrendous car crash interview with Nick Ferrari on LBC Radio. Abbott, who will be Home Secretary in the (let’s face it, rather unlikely) event of a Labour victory on 8 June, got herself in an awful muddle trying to answer a relatively […]