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Fear and Loathing on Newsnight

By David Herman  

One last thought about Ruth Kelly… Was she any good? I mean, everyone keeps going on about how hard-working she was as a cabinet minister, how young she was, what a great mind she has. Will Hutton could not have been more complimentary and that may not be a big deal to you, but it means a lot to me. And journalists have looked at this from every angle: Did she jump? Was she pushed? Did this push-me pull-you thing happen at 3 in the morning or at 3.30? Was it all because of David Grossman’s (from Newsnight not the…

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