With Labour trailing behind both the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats, the Prime Minister today committed what may be the worst gaffe by a politician in modern British history:
And then – the journey into the car – the microphone left on…
"You should never have put me with that woman, whose idea was that, it's just ridiculous ... she's just a bigoted woman."
When the broadcasters catch up with her Mrs Duffy takes a while to understand what happened, but when she does, the nation sees the shock on her face.
“I’m very upset. He's an educated person ... and I'm an ordinary woman just asking him just questions like anyone would ask him ... I want to know why, with those comments I said there, why I was called a bigot.”
The moral is, of course, don't get into the car with a Sky microphone still attached to your lapel. More from the Times blog.
Did I mention I'd vote Lib-Dem this time if I were a UK citizen?