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Friday, April 15th, 2005 at
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This pretty much fell out of my head today and – like Political Debate – it is not part of the scheduled range of videos. But it had to be said:
Backing Blair IV – Drawing The Line
By Friendly Fire April 15, 2005 - 11:28 pm
What that was, was heart wrenching.Maybe I am just a liberal dogooder; maybe life cannot be perfect.Tim; one edit point for that; the 1997 election song; "things can only get better".
By irritant April 16, 2005 - 3:32 am
Truly moving. I can't rate it highly enough.
By Guy Gooberman April 16, 2005 - 11:29 am
Awesome, as always.
By crabmuffins April 16, 2005 - 1:44 pm
emotional manipulation is FUN![mod] Why, yes… yes it is:https://www.bloggerheads.com/archives/2004/11/margaret_hassan.asp
By thenickster April 16, 2005 - 5:45 pm
It’s a shame we couldn’t get it on the TV, maybe 3 or 4 showings on May 4th would do the trick…
By irritant April 16, 2005 - 6:53 pm
I have always liked Tim’s work but this is just sublime. Like I said elsewhere this should be considered as the benchmark by which all other campaign videos should be measured.Nickster you’re absolutely right. It’s a great candidate for the cinema.
By Europhobia April 16, 2005 - 9:29 pm
A brief reminder
Courtesy of Tim Ireland:Drawing the LineYou’ll need sound. You’ll need to be prepared to end up simultaneously, sad, horrified and angry. You’ll find it rather more difficult to defend voting for Tony Blair’s Labour party on May 5th.
By thenicksterthinks April 17, 2005 - 4:10 pm
We Could Hijack The BBC….
A quiet day yesterday, mainly due to having to spend the morning looking at roofs from a cherry picker (the …