Ed Driscoll

MICHAEL KINSELY ONCE FAMOUSLY SAID

MICHAEL KINSELY ONCE FAMOUSLY SAID that major gaffes only occur when a politician speaks the impolitic truth.

Michael Meacher, Britain’s environment minister, surely spoke the truth about Britain’s Labour Party today. Click on this post by Andrew Stuttaford to read it–it’s a classic. (Make sure to click on Stuttaford’s link to the Samizdata Weblog for their response to Meacher.)