But this is not one of those times.
Social Services. He is in charge of them.
Lord Laming has just delivered a massive smack across his ministerial bare bottom and he had the bare-faced cheek (no pun intended) to appear on BBC Breakfast this morning as though everything in the garden is rosy. Ed, listen to people who know*. It's a mess. A paper-choked, risk-averse, blame-avoidance, solution-free mess. Rather than sitting next to the lovely Susanna Reid with your smug smile, bag full of platitudes and your Blackberry Bolloxtalk go back to your opulent office and actually do something. Just go and earn the money we pay you. Just do your job.Please.
*not me, I don't