He's a turkey
In my enthusiasm I hit the post button twice on the Anglo-American tea party. I've replaced this tea post with a Bean video.
Americans have an expression which could be applied to many of their politicians - he's a turkey. Since American elections and the Thanksgiving turkey both fall in November, there's an underlying off-with-their-heads theme.
Here's Mr Bean at Christmas, carrying the idea to extremes.
You have to love a country that produced Jane Austen and Mr Bean.
Link thanks to Maggie's Farm.