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  • mhm.

  • So I hope you all enjoyed the show last night on the BBC.

  • And let's be honest, that's what it was.

  • It was a show.

  • They called it a debate.

  • But of course, they only invited to candidates to the debate, and they forgot to invite the person that's been ranked number two in this mayoral race for the past four months.

  • Yes, that's me.

  • And so they wheeled out the conservative candidate and the current mayor of London for a 30 minute bickering session between the two of them.

  • And we saw again the usual Sidique Khan, acting smug, aloof and superior.

  • Why Sean Bailey went off and looked like a blustering incompetence four.

  • And this is your choice for mayor, according to the BBC.

  • And if these are only choices, God help us and God help London.

  • Because both of these candidates show zero leadership skills, they do not instill confidence with anyone.

  • And if this is our choice, something is deeply, deeply wrong with this city.

  • But it's not our choice.

  • There are other candidates out there, including independent candidates, and yet our state funded media source, who is, funnily enough, reliant on currently the conservative party to even give them funding, decided to wheel out the parties that might actually affect their financial future.

  • So don't get it confused.

  • There was nothing independence.

  • Uh, there was nothing about journalism last night going on the BBC.

  • Uh, this was just a dog and pony show, and I hope you enjoyed the show.

  • I thought it was actually pretty cringe worthy to watch, but I thought it was actually wonderful in the end, because you got to see this illusion of choice in the two party system.

  • And if this is the best they can do for one of the greatest cities in the world, it makes you really wonder if there's something fundamentally flawed in this duopoly of a two party system for politics.

  • And that's why I'm here.

  • I'm here to shake it up.

  • I'm here to mix it up.

  • I'm the fly in the ointment.

  • I'm the monkey in the wrench and I'm coming with the best ideas out there.

  • The best policies out there, which, by the way, the conservative candidate seems to be blatantly stealing from me.

  • I created the Great Celebration on Friday.

  • He's now calling it the Festival of London I had my infrastructure levy last week, and now he's calling it something else.

  • This week, it's almost comical, at same with the Nikon Right now, he wants to kick start the economy.

  • All of a sudden, it's almost comical the way they're taking my ideas and weaving them in to their old news, tired political parties.

  • But that's okay.

  • It's the sincerest form of flattery imitation so they can keep copying me because I do have the best ideas we have the best policies, the best optimism, the best energy, and every single person on the street I meet knows that I am the best candidate to be the next mayor of London.

  • So, BBC my message to you is this and maybe all of you can tweet this to them and send a message to you.

  • I'm waiting for your phone call.

  • I'm waiting for the real debate to happen where I can be on the stage with whoever you want, and I will really talk about the solutions for London, and I will hold them accountable to their massive failures as politicians.

  • And this won't be another, uh, another little bickering session between an old married couple which is what we saw last night.

  • This is the same bickering session that Bailey and con habit the assembly every week.

  • I don't even think they practice for this.

  • They kind of do it.

  • And then they kind of go home to the same house.

  • It seems so.

  • That was last night.

  • I hope you enjoy paying for that with your tax dollars.

  • Um, and this is what we get here.

  • All these institutions are complicit.

  • My job is to shake it all up.

  • Independent voice, new ideas.

  • New direction for London.

  • Leave your comments below.

  • We got six weeks from today.

  • Let's go.

  • Yeah.


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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/03/25
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