The Tory Machine, give it its due, is mightily efficient – it stopped Nigel in Thanet South and stopped him with its legerdemain pre-election this time – and now it has focused on the Beeb’s heart.
This must mightily puzzle the Beeb head honchos who hire and fire because surely Boris is global Uniparty as they are? So what gives here?
Answer is that they took on the wrong people. Fine to squeeze and vilify Nigel, the turquoise army, the struggling bourgeois masses out there which the Narrative wants reduced to serfdom, fine to kill off any populism or hijack it, pretending the Tories are pro-Brexit when corporate Britain is deep within the EU corridors – but one does not take on the head honchos … publicly.
Fine to take on middle Britain but not so fine, in their stupidity, to take on upper Britain.
And so it starts: