...Michael Buerk, for this attack on the BBC's coverage of the diamond jubilee.
It's a masterpiece of incoherence. Buerk rails against increased inequality in the UK while defending one of the key institutions which perpetuates inequality and the class ossification of British society - the monarchy. And he complains about the dominance of private education in the UK's power structure while simultaneously condemning the BBC for apparently getting the title of the Queen wrong - whereas surely an attack on the entrenchment of priviledge in Britain would begin with the abolition both of private schools, and of all these ridiculous titles. Thus, Buerk's diatribe is a completely incoherent fusion of left and right-wing complaints. Buerk by name, Berk by nature.
I blame the Daily Mail for this kind of crapola, I really do.