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Friday, February 11, 2005
Bliar’s new pledges
I have just received, by the usual underground channels, a document that will be of great interest to everyone interested in Airstrip One’s political process. It is not unconnected with the pledge cards that Bliar is dishing out round the country, ahead of the announcement of the next election.
My sources have sent me a faux pledge card; in fact, it’s a bit more than that: it’s a list of things that didn’t make it on to the card. Here they are
No more warsHere, hang on, this sounds suspiciously like my manifesto, to be published shortly. And if people think that joining the Euro without a referendum would mean losing the trust of many Britons, what do they think happened over the Iraq war, (no pledge to go to war, if I remember rightly), declared in the face of public opposition and on the back of highly suspect 'evidence'?
As these are all policies that have ended in Bliar’s waste bin, I don’t think he’ll be getting my vote.
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