Rishi Sunak is set to lead yet another government U-turn on Thursday, this time on a tax on oil and gas companies' profits.
Here are just 9 scandals that have blighted Westminster since the nickname was created.
“I don’t believe for one minute that Boris Johnson has taken responsibility for his actions."
Tom Hunt made the blunder while attempting to defend No.10's controversial new policy to ship asylum seekers more than 4,000 miles away.
The former health secretary's work with cryptocurrency has not landed well.
One person tweeted in reply: “Hey Siri, how do I drop myself and others right in it?”
Tory MPs such as Iain Duncan Smith and Geoffrey Cox are in hot water after taking lucrative second jobs.
"We need to know the government’s solution to these problems and on that Mr Johnson had not a jot.”