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Nick Clegg beats James Bond and the Queen

The BBC reports that You Tube has published its top trending videos of 2012 in the UK. That Gangnam Style came top is not really a surprise, I suppose. What caught my eye, though, is that the Poke’s auto-tuned video of Nick Clegg’s apology over tuition fees beat that iconic moment from the Olympic Opening Ceremony with Daniel Craig and the Queen.

The Clegg video has been seen by over 2 million people. Here it is again in case you missed it…

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  • User AvatarJohn Peters 21st Oct - 8:52pm
    @paul holmes I believe rump X or rX to be in fairly common usage. The UK is referred to as rump UK or rUK when...
  • User AvatarChristopher Haigh 21st Oct - 8:27pm
    It is difficult to understand that the local authority allowed slag heaps at the top of valley sides and along the spring line.
  • User AvatarCliff Wilkes 21st Oct - 8:24pm
    "For too long, Britons have got used to having everything and conceding nothing to others. I am afraid we have to get used to it...
  • User Avatarpaul holmes 21st Oct - 8:24pm
    @john peters. "The rump EU........". So the UK leaves and the remaining 27 out of 28 Members are the rump? Such a perspective explains something...
  • User AvatarGlenn 21st Oct - 8:20pm
    Al The population of Scotland is about 5 million. The population of England is about 53 million. The thing is people don't want to emigrate...
  • User AvatarMary Reid 21st Oct - 8:15pm
    Does anyone know how many states use that kind of voting machine?