Guido thinks that the soft left have turned against him (er, Brown, that is – not Guido! I must learn how to write.) Since they, the Enemy Class, run everything, I’d offer 5p at 10:1 that Gordon goes by 30th June.
The feeling of schadenfreude, that I can’t help enjoying, over Brown’s years of tantalised torment until he finally got what he wished for, has to be experienced to be believed.
That Indy columnist whose name I can’t remember, and who I believe would not invite me to his dinner parties, doesn’t get it about socialism. he just doesn’t: he thinks people want it, and can’t figure out where they’ve gone wrong. Oh, it’s someone called Neal Lawson, I’ve remembered now.