Ken Livingstone is a fool. Or at least, too many fawning acolytes and the 360-degree view from his eyrie atop London’s most peculiar building have made a fool of him — and not for the first time, his critics will observe. But even his most ardent admirers must have studied their fingernails in dismay when, faced with a potential impasse in negotiations between the developers responsible for building the capital’s Olympic City, Mr Livingstone resorted to crass insult.
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Stopping the Virus - IV
The UK's Times, on London Mayor Livingstone's "go back to Iran" remarks concerning the Reuben brothers: