I know that pointing out the strange juxtapositions of text and image is neither big nor clever and nobody will think that I'm cool. But the cover of The Week did, quite honestly, puzzle me for a second.
If we'd only known that he looked like Father Christmas, I'm sure we would have been kinder to him. I adore, by the way, the phrase "human side" as in The Independent saying that "50 per cent of people believe Gordon Brown has a "warm, human side"." It makes him sound like a mythological beast, probably a centaur.