"The Labour Party has betrayed, sadly, what I thought were its libertarian principles"
Simon Hughes, Question Time, BBC1, Thursday 8th February 2007
Seriously. What planet is this guy on?
The Labour Party? Libertarian principles? WTF?
Next he'll be muttering, "With the recent gassing of all those Jews, Adolph Hitler has regrettably undermined his previously good reputation for encouraging a tolerant and multi-ethnic society".
"Once back here I got to thinking - 'how do I get out of this?' Perhaps the really haunting spectre is that I would have to turn my back on the lake, and the prospect of the sword." Alan Clark, Diaries - 19th May 1999