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Thoughts from Bob: Dopey girls, fairies, Fletchers and screaming geese

I wrote a piece recently about media interference into politicians’ private lives. In that respect it’s one thing I hugely admire Winston for.

He’s been in parliament seemingly for ever but what do you know about his private life? Bugger all! The reason is because, learning the hard way, he’s followed two basic rules. First; never talk to the print media as invariably they’ll selectively mis-use ones’ comments. Any communications with them, if absolutely necessary, should be by written response.

Second; never do radio or TV interviews other than live for the same reason.

Learning . . .

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