Video - BBC Top Gear Jeremy Clarkson: 'Gordon Brown is a one-eyed idiot'

Videos Měření výkonu motoru (DYNO testy) BBC Top Gear Jeremy Clarkson: 'Gordon Brown is a one-eyed idiot'

BBC Top Gear Jeremy Clarkson: 'Gordon Brown is a one-eyed idiot'

Clarkson calls for strikers to be executed Scottish politicians have urged the BBC to take Top Gear star Jeremy Clarkson off air after he called prime minister Gordon Brown a "one-eyed Scottish idiot". Clarkson made the comment while he was in Australia hosting Top Gear Live, a stage version of the TV show. The BBC presenter also accused Brown of "telling us everything is fine" around the financial crisis in contrast to other world leaders. Lord Foulkes, a former Labour Scottish minister, said he was "outraged" at the presenter's remarks. Foulkes said: "If the BBC banned Jonathan Ross for what he said and they have taken Carol Thatcher off air for something she said in private, then something should be done about Clarkson." "He has insulted Gordon Brown three times over accusing him of being a liar, having a go at him for having a physical handicap and for his nationality. "It is an absolute outrage of the worst kind. Disabled people will be up in arms about it, Scottish people will be angry and it should concern all of us that the prime minister has been accused of lying." Angus Robertson, the SNP leader at Westminster, joined the chorus of disapprobal, saying the comments were "totally inappropriate". "Everyone should be upset about someone making jokes about someone else's partial blindness and nationality, but knowing Jeremy Clarkson I don't hold out a lot of hope that he will be apologetic," he said. Clarkson, speaking at a press ...

Jeremy, Clarkson, Gordon, Brown, one-eyed, idiot, pmelections, wjr, ftkt


Duration: 54 seconds
Author: wjr1ftkt
Vievs: 140 104 x
Rating: 4.5 / 5   (365 x)