Andrey (azangru) wrote,

My newfound joy: watching John Bercow, the speaker of the House of Commons, deal with the parliamentarians. I can't quite read his smile — either it's a nervous grimace, or the good-natured grin of a man who is thoroughly enjoying the comedy of it all; or perhaps it's a bit of both, but his exchanges with overexcited MPs are fascinating and often hilarious.

Here's what youtube suggested to me today:


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