Iteresting analogy. The current Tory strategy relies less on the actual people and more on holding governance to force irrevocable change. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/dec/03/boris-johnsons-18th-century-sleaze-prime-minister
Sometimes when you have a cup-a-soup there is a lump at the bottom of the cup. If it contains powder it is disgusting and stings your tongue. But if it is a gooey lump it is like an intense flavour shot of the soup. But it has to be just right to be enjoyable.