On good timingPosted: September 2, 2011
I’m glad the UK media still shows its teeth every now and then, though David Cameron is probably still rubbing TCP on his bite marks:
In his interview on the Today programme, he seemed embarrassed when Evan Davis, the presenter, suggested that there was a parallel between the rioters and the Bullingdon crowd famed for their drunken, loutish antics.
I hot glued together a youtube thingie featuring the highlight audio from the broadcast (fuller screen size clip available on youtube.com) :
*note I’m not a total repackage merchant, I actually made the crappy animation.
Full (legal) audio here
Original story inspiration, from which the above quote was culled here.
Documentary on Boris and Dave in Bullers originally broadcast on 7 October 2009 on Channel 4.
Bullingdon history and members.
What really happened the evening of the plant pot?:
A policy of omerta has descended on the Cameron episode. He definitely got completely clean away, so that part of it is true, but the idea that someone just went to bed early! I mean, come on….