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Speccie leader column on Ed Balls…

” His claim that he is ‘still in it to win it’ is put in perspective by the bookmakers’ odds on his so doing: now 23-1. In the end, his allies — the same axis of thugs who helped Gordon Brown plot his way to power — proved useless in a contest. Pitbulls have their uses, but they don’t win at Crufts.”

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