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Jeremy Clarkson insults PM

BBC presenter Jeremy Clarkson has described British Prime Minister Gordon Brown as a "one-eyed Scottish idiot" at a press conference in Sydney promoting Top Gear Live stage shows.

He was drawing a comparison between the British and Australian prime ministers' reaction to the global credit crunch.

His comments have provoked anger in Scotland.

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