But the tenure of Tim Scott (who vainly attempted to conceal his full name) in the media spotlight has got off to an inauspicious start. Interviewed by Channel 4 News’ Alex Thomson, he can’t seem to remember what he’s protesting against:
Scott: Errrr … there’s so many things, y’know.
Thomson: Well that’s two.
Scott: OK … errrr … all stuff to do with, y’know
Thomson: Well what? You say there’s a problem but when I ask you what it is you can’t tell me
The news comes two years since the anti-extremist Quilliam Foundation, founded by chancer Majid Nawaz, announced that Robinson had put his EDL past behind him — and sent a begging letter to the government asking for “a direct contribution so that we may fund [Robinson’s] transition and cut off his previous dependency on EDL donors.”
How’s that going then?