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Old 6th February 2020, 07:08 AM   #35
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Originally Posted by TragicMonkey View Post
It really makes it look like this guy has a serious self-destructive streak. He must have known his flirtation wouldn't go anywhere, yet he persisted. To me that suggests he's either obsessed (and therefore too crazy to keep governmenting) or was on some psychological level trying to torpedo his own career (and therefore also not right to keep governmenting). Either way, something is clearly not right in his life and he needs a change.

I think he was simply following his impulses without any real editing of these impulses for appropriate behaviour and very little thought for the consequences. He did realise he was doing something inappropriate, hence the is our conversation private?" question, but he went on anyway.

We don't need people like that in government.
"The way we vote will depend, ultimately, on whether we are persuaded to hope or to fear." - Aonghas MacNeacail, June 2012.

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