Anyone not yet convinced that the current administration are inept should look no further than their handling of the Mitchell affair. He has been in the spotlight for three weeks. Alistair Campbell said that once a story had gone on for over 4 days the person in question was in serious trouble.
Not only that, his presence as a Chief Whip is a permanent reminder of the nasty toffs running the country.
A wise ruler would lance the boil. Instead we get vacuous guff about 'spreading privilege' .........What!
Long may Thrasher stay in his position.