Funny that. Isn’t it like saying “looks aren’t everything” when stood next to your really good looking friend though? Well here’s Gordon insisting that this is NOT about personality:
Yet somehow now, it is about personality:
I have no doubts whatsoever that the tears were genuine. Being a Dad I’d be horrified if he wasn’t upset. What concerns me is the cynical timing of it, especially bearing in mind that Alastair Campbell “broke down” on Andrew Marr’s show last week.
To me Campbell was stalling for time whilst he thought of something to say. Cynical? Yes. But he deserves it in my opinion.