Politics 18 June 2010 Should Tony Hayward have got some tips from George Galloway? The BP boss angered senators with his reluctance to answer questions. Perhaps this was the wrong tac Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML It hasn't been a good few months for Tony Hayward, all in all. Public hatred for the BP boss is reaching fever pitch in the US, culminating in yesterday's humiliating grilling by the congressional energy subcommittee. Hayward was accused of "stonewalling", refusing to answer questions. That is certainly not a charge that could be levelled against George Galloway, seen here telling it like it is to a US Senate hearing. Hat tip: Kevin Maguire Special subscription offer: Get 12 issues for £12 plus a free copy of Andy Beckett's "When the Lights Went Out". › Laurie Penny: An ideological case for abortion on demand. Samira Shackle is a freelance journalist, who tweets @samirashackle. She was formerly a staff writer for the New Statesman. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles The public like radical policies, but they aren't so keen on radical politicians Theresa May dodges difficult questions about social care and NHS in Andrew Neil interview Why is Labour surging in Wales?