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We Are All Thatcherites Now!

The death of Margaret Thatcher has given rise to cultic behaviour among her political opponents. In their need to outdo each other in the ferocity and piety of their denunciations of Thatcherism they have inadvertently attributed to the late Baroness supernatural powers that Satan himself would be jealous of. Since her death I have heard Thatcher blamed for, among other things, the financial crash of 2008 and the Iraq War – presumably she had control over George W Bush’s mind!? A Radio 2 caller even saw fit to blame Thatcher for the death of her son! No wonder they were singing Ding Dong the Witch is Dead!

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