What strikes me these days is that all the things that the crazy-far left menaced, every time I thought something was less than ideal but to be accepted as the bill of low unemployment, minimum wages and state responsbility, they've all been delivered.
No, they would never lock people up for no reason. They wouldn't try to kill juries, the right of appeal, habeas corpus. They wouldn't torture. They wouldn't try to kill the public inquiries that gave the early Blair years such an air of cranking open the graves of the rotten State. They wouldn't put schools under priestridden used-car sharks.
Bugger. They did it all.