Gosh, there’s nothing like a few well placed words for kicking off a party political crisis. Or, rather, there’s nothing like a slightly weird video that presents the Prime Minister of this country looking like a strange gurning alien for kicking off a party political crisis.
Earlier this week, Hazel Blears, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, wrote in the Observer:
“YouTube if you want to. But it’s no substitute for knocking on doors or setting up a stall in the town centre.”