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April 29, 2010

BRITAIN-ELECTION/

Blog Guy, I love that you are branching out and giving us foreign news, like about that election over there in Britain.

cameron combo 240You said Prime Minister Gordon Brown is running against an Elvis impersonator, but is there anybody else running?

Yes, there is David Cameron, the Conservative Party leader.

What is he like?

Cameron is great at whipping up his followers into a screaming, emotional frenzy, as you can see here.

I can’t even actually make out his face.

That’s for security reasons.

Wait a sec, Blog Guy. Can you blow up some of those faces from the audience, please? Is it possible that some of them may actually be hostages? Or perhaps in a coma?

casablanca 220Now, don’t jump to rash conclusions. Maybe they’ve just watched the last five minutes of “Casablanca” on a big screen television while Cameron was speaking.

Ah, right. Give me more information on the Elvis impersonator, please. He’s starting to look better and better.

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Britain’s opposition Conservative Party leader, David Cameron, addresses an audience at The Oasis centre in south London April 27, 2010. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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Comments

At least it looks like Mr. Cameron is getting a lot of pleasure from his speech. And the dude in the back room seems very interested in watching.

Are you sure this is a political thing Mr. B.?

Posted by iflydaplanes | Report as abusive
 

That shoulda been back row, not room.

Posted by iflydaplanes | Report as abusive
 

he he he….. the elections here are turning out to be a joke… almost like the ones I have seen back home…

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive
 

Amazing! Those are the same looks I get from my DW when I tell her about this blog! Oops, it’s been four hours, time for another doughnut.

Posted by justCAM | Report as abusive
 

That photo of David Cameron is not out of focus – that’s actually what he looks like.

Posted by zeitgeist | Report as abusive
 

DW? Dishwasher?

Posted by rcbasler | Report as abusive
 

Nice to see that Poli-Sci lectures haven’t changed a bit from my college days…

Posted by AllThatJazz | Report as abusive
 

The crowd was indecisive…until Simon summed up the performance, saying “That was so ridiculously pathetic that I had to restrain myself from clawing my ears off and eating them while simultaneously running, screaming, into freeway traffic.”

Posted by justK | Report as abusive
 

Blimey, they look like the jury in a particularly gruesome murder trial.

Posted by knit_nurse | Report as abusive
 

Darling Wife and yes, occasional dishwasher.

Posted by justCAM | Report as abusive
 

@ Knit_Nurse – ah, you recognised them too ?

Posted by CrowGirl | Report as abusive
 

Disproportionately female jury, unless some of them are really men.

Posted by knit_nurse | Report as abusive
 

The 1st one looks like she has swallowed something terrible… the third one has lost all hope of ever being normal again…

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive
 

HAHAHAHA Awesome blog LOLzzz :D

Posted by fwd079 | Report as abusive
 

Would’ve been an even better shot if someone were yawning. Although the blonde looks like she’s trying not to yawn…or hurl.

:?

E.

Posted by egeria | Report as abusive
 

Zombies. The lot of them.

Posted by Dave_not_dave | Report as abusive
 

Conservative zombies? Think about that, Dave, it just don’t make sense….

Posted by rcbasler | Report as abusive
 

Of course not. Almost all of them are Liberals.

Posted by rcbasler | Report as abusive
 

That explains a lot Mr B.
Tories are far less benign.

Posted by knit_nurse | Report as abusive
 

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