The Green party worldwide are infested with loons. We have just seen off one Australian weirdo in Russel Norman.
The leader of the Green party in the UK is an Aussie interloper as well and equally crazy.
Yesterday she has an absolute shocker and got smashed badly.
The interview didnât go well. To be fair to Ms Bennett, Ferrari did ask her a lot of tough questions, such as what her policies were and how she would fund them. A particular highlight was their discussion of social housing.
And the full story isn’t any better:
The Greens are in chaos after the partyâs manifesto launch was overshadowed by a series of stumbling interviews by leader Natalie Bennett including one she herself admitted was âexcruciatingâ.
Reaction to the series of media appearances, organised to promote the Greens general election programme, was heated, with many comparing the series of interviews to a âcar crash,â while others suggested she had given the âworst interview everâ.
She repeatedly failed to answer questions about the partyâs economic policy, stumbling when asked for basic details about the Green platform.
Following a particularly bungling appearance, with LBC Radio, when she went silent for long periods, Miss Bennett admitted to suffering from âmind blank,â and confessed her âexcruciatingâ performance had been impaired by a âhuge coldâ after she struggled to explain the partyâs housing policy.
In one exchange with presenter Nick Ferrari, she was asked several times how much the Green policy of removing tax relief on mortgage interest for private landlords would bring in, responding: “Erm … well … that’s part of the whole costing.”
Pressed on the cost of building 500,000 social homes, which the party has promised, she went on: “Right, well, that’s, erm … you’ve got a total cost … erm … that we’re … that will be spelt out in our manifesto.”
Mr Ferrari responded: “So you don’t know?” To which Miss Bennett said: “No. Well … er.”
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