Maybe you have received the spam emails too asking you whether you wanted to buy a new nationality, including passports. Why didn't the Israeli spies just buy their papers in Hong Kong? Thus saving our Opposition parties the embarrassing spectacle of our Prime Minister having the opportunity to act all statesperson-like. As Russell Brown said, it's hard to imagine Don Brash making quite the impact on BBC World as Helen did.
I think she would make an excellent UN Secretary General.