Some sort of combination of Hollande, Janusz Palikot and Chuka Umunna would get my vote for lifeGiant f*cking Sudoku wrote:The mess from Gaddafi and veering to the hard right in what's still an inherently left leaning country. Wish I had a nice bottle of white Bordeaux to neck right now. If only we had a Hollande figure in this country twinned with a perceptive electorate!
With the exception of Boris it's been a pretty good week to be honest.Althea wrote:Tonight's a good night for us lefties then, eh?
However, this being the Mail...The turnout in France was 80.5%, in our elections we struggled to get over 30%. Doesn't that show that democracy is very weak in Britain- what has happened, why are people do dis-engaged?!
- dewi, Wales, 6/5/2012 19:25
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"HURRAY THE LEFT IS RISING AGAIN" Just like it did in the UK in 1997 with the scenes of hysteria and jubilation that greeted Blair's election. And we know how that ended. The only silver lining I can see to this cloud is that a dose of Socialism under Comrade Hollande will almost certainly recruit more members for Mrine Le Pen.
- Chris, Kent, 06/5/2012 21:36
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