He can’t help it. Clearly still a wee lad himself, the Herald’s Iain Macwhirter can’t help liking, maybe wishing he was, an Alpha, just a tad.
In April 2021 on Big Game Phil:
In December 2020:
Mr Johnson is a most unlikely history man. Most political commentators, myself included, dismissed him as a charlatan, a buffoon, an intellectually lazy chancer who just got lucky when he was elected London Mayor in 2008. But no one has a lucky streak as long as his without having a touch of genuine political genius.
But when it comes to smart young women having the nerve to use reason and science to control his behaviour, he’s not so chummy. When based on Prof Sridhar’s advice, Sturgeon locks us down to save lives:
On another occasion, he refers to the FM as the ‘headmistress’ and then doubts her sincerity is greater than Johnson’s using for evidence something he knows to be a lie: