Embarassingly, Tony Blair provokes the same reaction in me.
Blokes from sheds, at kindy, pulling apart and rebuilding bikes and stuff.
It's all very well dropping the kids of for the twenty hours, but what will they learn?
Are you proposing socialism, communism, or that we all squeeze into a Time Machine and return to the 1950's??
Geez Louise, next you'll be suggesting the government should be running the rail service, the electricity supply, and the phone companies.
You know, a Wage & Price Freeeze would solve all our currency problems and stem the booming housing market -- all in one fell swoop.
Crikey, talk about imbibing state worship with your mother's milk. Such teary-eyed adoration should be the aim of every good early childhood policy, for sure.
Harry Hutton has something to say about that.