Some intergenerational virtues seem lost to many of our political class. Is politics imitating culture or life aping politics?
It's fascinating to see how people react when they have been caught doing the wrong thing.
Some deny, some apologise while others go on the attack. The response differs according to the severity of the charge (and thus the potential consequences) and the personality of the person involved.
There's been some great examples of this recently and it's just coincidence they both happen to be raging lefties.