(not satire – it’s the Lib Dems!)
QUESTION: What do you do if – after selling out every single one of your principles and breaking just about every pre-election promise you’ve ever made for a tiny taste of power and a ministerial chauffeur-driven car – you find yourself so unpopular with voters that you’re facing Armageddon at the polls?
ANSWER: If you’re the Lib Dems you blame the public.
Well, Stephen, after reading your article, I suggest you’ve missed the real ‘harsh lesson’ that you and your party colleagues should have learnt.
Namely that lying, spineless, two-faced, double-dealing, hypocritical, duplicitous, patronising, so-called liberal politicians – who break all their promises to their own voters to enable the most right-wing Tory government in living memory while at the same time pretending they have nothing to do with it – tend to get punished at the polls.
And if you and your other party colleagues are still a bit confused as to why you’re so unpopular with the public – here’s another reminder:
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