So, why are you thinking of standing for Holyrood next year Mr Galloway?
"There's no doubt Salmond is a star but there are not enough stars in the parliament and that's why I am thinking about it."
Do you think pretending to be a cat on Celebrity Big Brother has undermined you politically?
"Nobody in the Scottish Parliament today would ever be described as a celebrity, certainly none of THEM would be invited onto a celebrity show."
Better expand the landing strip at Glasgow Airport then ...