Random thoughts of a Birmingham-based political junkie and party hack, Labour member and activist. And a Councillor for the City of Birmingham, representing Acocks Green ward.
Saturday, June 18, 2005
Happy Father's Day
The Evening Mail continues to air the couple's dirty laundry in the most public of ways, with his wife telling us that she did try to divorce him eight years ago, but he reshuffled the finances to ensure that she would have been left with nothing in a settlement. I'm almost starting to feel sorry for John, now - his wife and mistress are fighting a highly visible and highly embarrassing media war over him. Something tells me it may not be over yet - and the longer it goes on, the more damage will be done.
She's found an interesting excuse for her husband's philandering ways
'He is a liberal and ancient liberals have a very easy philosophy of life.'