Malcolm saves us?
Malcolm looks into it Illustration: Rocco Fazzari
Malcolm save us!
Malcolm has hit on a valid but controversial point, which accounts for the current state of politics and our view of politicians.
How much more pain will be inflicted on us? By Malcolm’s reckoning, if things don’t change we are in for a lot more.
Our politicians might enjoy punishing each other in the gladiatorial bear pit - fuelled by the media - but for the rest of us it is painful, not to mention predictable and boring.
Malcolm's dissection of parliamentary behaviour was spot on, so it might be an idea to commission him to lead an inquisition into all this unnecessary suffering.
This weeks espresso video animation explores the possibilities.