The Waugh Zone, September 29, 2016

The Deputy leader won several ovations for defending Blair and Brown’s record, for stressing Sadiq Khan’s point about the need to be in power, and – most famously – for his slapdown of a heckler. That line, “Jeremy, I don’t think she got the unity memo” was brutal in its ridicule, not least as Corbyn simply sat and stroked his beard as the entire platform got up to applaud Watson. It felt for a minute like the Gorbachev and the Politburo standing up to Chernenko.

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