I probably won’t be the only person to point this out.
But it seems that there is an issue with advantage to the incumbent; practically it seems from the results that it is easier for a bunch of nutters to seize control of an existing party’s apparatus then to set up in competition in a fair fight.
Hence all the rumbling from voters of any stripe about left / right coups.
And yet one of the key questions people kept asking themselves in the UK is ‘why are we sending our “C” team?’
Because people are fundamentally not that stupid, the makeup of the version one of DExEYoo will simply viewed as some kind of ineffable joke.
And since then Corbyn and May have broken almost every record this century.
But they are still there.
And they are very interested in imposing their viewpoints however extreme they are.
I wonder how favourably they would look upon reform that would diminish their influence.
The serial agitator become Joke Candidate, and most rabid Home Secretary for a generation.