Yes, I expect all those shopkeepers who waited in vain for police to turn up to burglaries and shoplifting cases will have a wry chuckle at them suddenly finding a work ethic in their top drawer...
Scotland Yard revealed officers will be told to stop civilians in the street and quiz them on why they are not shut away in their homes.
Hmmm, that's a very good question...
It comes on a day where police arrested 28 protesters for flouting restrictions, fined four friends £800 for travelling in the same car to McDonald's and policemen pulled over motorists to check where they were going.
Ah. The answer's 'Yes'.
Meanwhile Boris Johnson extended his third national lockdown until March 31 as his new Covid law was published and he ducked Tory demands to guarantee 'malicious' rules are eased after his first review on February 15.
When do we decide we've had enough, and start storming seats of political power, I wonder?