Politics 12 August 2012 VIDEO: Boris, Dave and Ed boogie to the Spice Girls The gif that keeps on giving. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Surely the highlight of the Olympic closing ceremony was the quick cutaway to the VIP area during the Spice Girls performance. It captured David Cameron, Boris Johnson, Ed Miliband and their wives dancing with... let's go with "abandon". This being 2012, year of the Great Gif Resurgence, this was doing the rounds on Twitter within minutes. What's interesting here is that David Cameron looks mildly embarrassing as he half-heartedly claps along, while Boris - executing a full-on swivel-hipped, thumbs-up boogie - mysteriously manages to be less excruciating as a result. Bonus points to whoever can identify the man on the right wiping away a tear, as well he might. › Edinburgh diary: No sleep 'til September Victoria Beckham at the Olympic closing ceremony. Photo: Getty Helen Lewis is deputy editor of the New Statesman. She has presented BBC Radio 4’s Week in Westminster and is a regular panellist on BBC1’s Sunday Politics. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles In praise of the late developer Battle of the banners: how the disputes of football took to the skies Who would bother to send an English footballer for "warm-weather training"?