It’s almost a joy to behold the depths that the Mirror and Maguire will go to to denigrate David Cameron and the ‘evil’ Tories. Every opportunity to use (however tenuously) the
I’m neither a cyclist nor a motorist so I have no particular axe to grind around the issues or road usage or etiquette.
But the one thing that stuck me though is the ferocity that this ‘story’ has been pursued with.
With global financial concerns and the massacre of Tibetans by the Chinese running as other significant stories at the same time it seems odd that a ‘serious newspaper’ would become quite so consumed with a minor traffic violation. Even if committed by an ‘enemy’.
And then it occurred to me that perhaps this is a good news story after all.
Because down in the recesses of the Dark Lord’s bunker they must be at the point of near hysterical panic about their political prospects if this is what the Mirror is running hard with.
And if that’s all they’ve got right now then maybe it’s not just Cameron whose figured out which one way they are probably heading in.