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I agree, there's plenty of examples. But politics isn't that different from many other jobs.
Biggest single predictor of success in qualifying as a Doctor (i.e. medicine, not a real Doctor with a Ph.D )? Having a parent who's a Doctor. What about Army Officers? Plenty of Regiments where sons have followed father, Scottish Regiments as a case in point. So, when does Hilary (who seems fairly middle-ground) get out of the shadow of Tony (the swivel-eyed one, I think we can agree)? At least he's working at it.
I chose JRM because he says one thing to the public (no downside to Brexit, etc) and another to his shareholders (we're moving the firm to Dublin, look out for an economic impact, etc). Hypocrisy irritates me. In the same way, I've no doubt that there are privileged Remain MPs who are utterly convinced of their own superiority - David Cameron being an obvious example.
Theresa May was “surly”, a “terrible campaigner” and tearful about key decisions during the last election, a book has revealed.
During the campaign Mrs May told aides “I don’t want it to be about me” and was so prickly that one of her most trusted advisers had to become a full-time “minder”, the historian Sir Anthony Seldon discloses.