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Wednesday, December 15, 2004

Labour MP compares Blair to Caligula

The Independent Online

Prime Minister Tony Blair has "behaved like the Roman Emperor Caligula by pre-judging its findings [the Budd inquiry] and saying Mr Blunkett will be cleared... It is the Caligula principle really. Caligula made his horse a senator. He did it not because he thought his horse would be a good senator but because he wanted to demonstrate he could do what he wanted to do. Unfortunately that is becoming apparent with this Government." (Bob Marshall-Andrews)

All those against say Neigh.

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