Random mutterings of an intermittently quite cheerful convert Catholic
Friday, 16 September 2011
The inconvenience of democracy
Via Daniel Hannan I came across a bleak assessment of Europe's prospects written in June by Martin Kettle. Kettle is a Guardianista of the better sort, but even so I was struck by the way this passing remark reveals perhaps rather more than the author intended:-
'Any commentator who forecast victory for the AV referendum should not quote himself too proudly.'