June 20th, 2014

Quote of the Day

Dom Cummings blogs on the PM calling him a “career psychopath”:

“No. 10′s first reaction was to decide not to react to my interview, then one of his friends pleaded with me to ‘leave him alone because Miliband would be even worse’ and another threatened me (incompetently). The fact that Cameron then blurts out an insult reviving the story four days later is an example of my point about the lack of focus in No. 10. If they can’t decide a consistent line on me, what chance on ISIS?!

For Cameron, someone who focuses on priorities and gets stuff done every day according to a long-term plan stretching over years, while ignoring orders from Heywood, doubtless looks like a psycho! I’m not sure which of us would come out ahead on the Hare test, but I know who is better at getting stuff done and it ain’t the guy in No. 10 watching Netflix with a glass of red in his paw…”


3 Comments

  1. 1
    birkenhead says:

    is that Burke & Hare?

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  2. 2
    Ridgemont says:

    The thing with Cummings is that his yowling of despair is merely that of any Dilbertesque senior project manager tasked with actual delivery. My bosses know nothing and operate in the clouds. The organisation is dysfunctional. My colleagues are largely incompetent. Now if only everyone had my clarity of thought and I had unlimited resources everything would be so much better..

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  3. 3

    A Career psychopath? Like Gordon Brown?

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cynic says:

Can anyone help me? I went on holiday a week ago and returned to find someone has pulled out the stake and Gordon Brown is back and acting as Prime Minister. What did I miss? Has there been a snap election?


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