On Tuesday, Conservative MEP Daniel Hannan
took the opportunity to "skewer" Gordon Brown
in the kind of biting rhetoric rarely, if ever, seen in UK parliament. Despite having alerted UK press organisations, including his own part-time employer
, Hannan's speech was not picked up by the UK press until... it started getting a heavy push from the US punditocracy
. [more inside]
Some commuters are nervous about London Underground
drivers filming journeys
on their camera phones
and posting them on YouTube
. YouTube links all. BBC Story
Lo! Behold the power of the internet!
That'll teach the guy to put sharply-worded messages on his own property. The nerve of some people.