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Pound Foolish

For a truly delightful example of the voice of Britain’s left-wing elite, look no further than one Stephen Pound MP.

“The people have spoken,” the Labour MP replied to the programme, “… the bastards.”

It was, I believe, the otherwise loathsome Berthold Brecht who made a crack (in the aftermath of the 1953 Berlin rising) about government electing a new people. Stephen Pound would doubtless approve…

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