As I pestered my centre left friends, one of them provided a striking response. Not only, he said, did the electorate get it right in 1992, he couldn\’t think of a single election since universal suffrage in 1928 where the voters had got the election wrong. And you know what? I think my friend has got a point.
Indeed, he\’s got an excellent point. The system\’s called democracy, what the demos wants the demos gets (good and hard as the saying goes). Rather the point of it all actually…..
(Yes, of course, I know this isn\’t Danny\’s (pbuh) point but still….)