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BBC political editor Nick Robinson characteristically signed off his report on the death of Margaret Thatcher today by trying to sum up the Iron Lady with one word. I, perhaps simplistically, had expected him to say ‘Thatcherism’.   But Nick has too much brainpower trapped inside his encyclopaedic-earthworm head to waste licence-fee payer’s money by stating the bleeding obvious. He chose instead to encapsulate Thatcher with the word ‘belief’. My only complaint with… Read More