Recently, following the Panama papers revelations I offered David Cameron for sale on ebay:The posting was quickly taken down by eBay but the stunt did go viral, being reported by RT, The Mirror, The Canary, AOL News, Daily Star and many other outlets.
Although a bit of fun, my stunt did have a serious purpose – to draw attention to the HSBC fraud reported on these pages by stating that funds from the sale would go to support Mr Ethical’s work. Interestingly there was a clear division with corporate media censoring their reports to remove any reference to HSBC and independent media which didn’t.
The listing attracted a huge number of questions from interested buyers, some of them very funny. I selected some of the best below: