No, it’s not a spoof
Jo Swinson’s painfully embarrassing video with former Labour MP Luciana Berger has backfired entirely predictably, provoking both mirth and derision for its stilted dialogue and awkward performances – and for presenting an open goal to Swinson’s detractors:
The video served as a perfect tee-up for critics to point out the LibDems all-too-obvious failings – and previous damning comments about the party, not only by Ms Berger but by other defectors:
Some simply went straight for Swinson’s own personal record:
Others – hundreds – simply couldn’t help deriding the sheer, excruciatingly awfulness of the video, or of the thought of a LibDem ‘glee night’:
And in case anyone’s wondering, ‘Glee Night’ was just as awful as you might imagine:
The Twitter response was brilliant – but nobody parodies the LibDems as well as the LibDems.
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