People are amazed at this Tory party political broadcast from 1988 – 13 funny reactions

As we lurch from one constitutional crisis to another, it’s mildly comforting to remind ourselves that this isn’t anything new – or possibly mildly depressing. One pivotal moment was when the country had had enough of the unfair Community Charge or “Poll Tax”, as it was more popularly known, but before the riots, we had the hard sell. Does it remind you of anything?

There’s a full version of the party political broadcast here, which is well worth watching.

Let’s have a look at that Tory idea of wasted money, eh?

How well I remember all the gay seminars they used to have in their nuclear-free zones in foreign countries – so wasteful.

Naturally, people had something to say about the clip.