A Political Glossary for Cynics by Trevor Plumbly

Or Some Familiar Politician-Speak Explained in Layman’s Terms “There is obviously widespread public concern over this matter and in the light of that concern; I have ordered an official enquiry.” = It’ll take years and it’ll be a nice little earner for a couple of the old boys we owe. And by the time they deliver it’ll all be forgotten anyway. “At times like this it is important to lay party politics to one side.” = I’m in such deep shit that I’ll take help from anybody. “This is an integral part… Read More