Show Hide image Media 16 April 2015 Look at Ed Miliband’s face while listening to Nigel Farage in the TV election debate Talk to the hand. Sign up to the Staggers Morning Call email * Print HTML Labour leader Ed Miliband’s decision to participate in the so-called “challengers’ debate” never made much sense to this mole. Why would he voluntarily take part in an event where you’re the only possible prime minister on the stage, setting yourself up for attacks from minor, insurgent parties on every side? But the reason for this is now abundantly clear. Ed obviously had a variety of sassy reaction faces he felt he needed to get on TV, and what better forum than a slightly unhinged debate where Nigel Farage was going to bellow about immigration every thirty seconds? I mean, look at him: Every time Nigel speaks, he's like: Whaaat: And to end, the death stare: Take that, Farage. › The New Statesman Podcast | Episode Eighty-Seven I'm a mole, innit. Subscribe More Related articles The Nicholas Lezard guide to spending your book advance In her first interview of 2017, I pressed the Prime Minister for Brexit clarity Should we let our MPs resign to take better jobs?