Politics 26 February 2012 Charles Clarke, Labour's lost leader "I could have done better than Gordon Brown." Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML From an extended interview in today's Sunday Telegraph, former Labour minister Charles Clarke says: I could have done better than Gordon Brown. I think that under almost any other leader we would now have a hung Parliament and be in coalition with the Liberal Democrats. And (helpfully for his party) has this to say about the current leader: I don't see Ed as weird and geeky, but it is a correct reporting of the situation to say that many people do see him as weird and geeky › Morning Call: pick of the papers Jon Bernstein, former deputy editor of New Statesman, is a digital strategist and editor. He tweets @Jon_Bernstein. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Let's talk about Daniel Hannan, Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler To the Commonwealth, "Global Britain" sounds like nostalgia for something else Is defeat in Stoke the beginning of the end for Paul Nuttall?