Eight articles about David Miliband in the Daily Telegraph today was nine too many for The Slog.
 

That feels much better now – and, I would imagine, mirrors what over 95% of Britons think.

In my hierarchy of importance, the Gurney One comes after banks, globalism, sovereign debt, Lloyd Blankfein, The Irish crisis, Trichet, Van Rompuy, Lawyers, Accountants, Architects, Islamists, Piers Morgan, Rupert Murdoch, Nick Clegg, Barack Obama, Silvio Berlusconi, Nicolas Sarkozy, Christine Lagarde, Harriet Harman, Gordon Brown, Tony Blair, George W Bush, Bill Clinton, GPs, flies, goats, Jacob Zuma, Vladimir Putin, ISPs, Orange, Google, Verizon, Man United losing, Victoria Beckham, vegans, and Mahmoud Ahmadinnejhad as something worth getting upset about.

He is and always was an over-promoted and hyped politician, and probably the most pompously incompetent foreign secretary we’ve ever had. And allegedly, Hillary Clinton has the hots for him – so that tells you all you’ll ever need to know.