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Wednesday's Quote of the Day

10:17 UK time, Wednesday, 23 July 2008

"no stickiness of any significance" - Number 10 pours cold water on an anti-aircraft protester's failed attempt to glue himself to Gordon Brown.

gluehandshake.gifInvited to a Downing Street reception to receive an award, Dan Glass, a Plane Stupid campaigner - that's the name of the group opposed to a third runway at Heathrow, rather than an editorial comment - smuggled in superglue in his underpants. He then smeared the adhesive on his hands shortly before administering a manly handshake to the PM. Who managed to wriggle free without too much difficulty.
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