We looked at a Jeremy Clarkson column last week and it is no surprise to see that the Top Gear presenter has got himself in trouble again. He is under fire for his comments about British PM Gordon Brown and has had to apologise. The scourge of political correctness called Mr Brown a “one-eyed Scottish idiot”. Clarkson has caused offence on many fronts with his remark. Calling the Prime Minister an idiot is not the most clever political insult but calling him one-eyed although technically true, attacks his disability and it is in very bad taste. Clarkson has also managed to insult a whole nation by denigrating Gordon Brown for being Scottish.
Here’s a link to another of his columns on Times Online –