February 1st, 2011

Paxman Does a Jeremy *#@*

Poor old Paxo doesn’t seem to have his heart in it any more – he is 60 – and he must be thinking are his 3-late-nights-a-week really worth the million-a-year he trousers?

The C-word came out last night on Newsnight. Once could be an accident, twice a coincidence, but this is third flagship BBC program to drop the c-bomb live on air in recent weeks. Do they have some sort of a bet going on?

Via : Political Scrapbook


  1. 1
    annabanana says:

    I thought he continued on quite well compared to messers Naughtie and Marr who blundered through “corpsing” their way on radio.


    • 7
      andygray says:

      nearly 60, million quid a year, for that shite? retire you hasbeen, greedy, useless Hunt.


    • 15
      Alan Philip Bonggg says:

      I thought Marr was the most amusing as he had just admonished someone for mentioning Naughtie’s “freudian slip” and then did it himself.


    • 16
      Anonymous says:

      It was Paxo’s Jerry Hunt moment.


    • 48
      Soapy says:

      Sorry Guido. This one doesn’t work. Probably best to delete it.

      Or are you trying to raise advertising revenue by directing traffic to Political Scrapbook?


      • 161
        Engineer says:

        It does work – it demonstrates the BBC ‘groupthink’ very clearly.

        Time for Jeremy Hunt to apply the thumbscrews to all those arrogant, troughing BBC managers and journalists – and that’s most of ‘em. See Peter Sissons for details.


    • 54
      Dr. Horatio Lestoq says:

      The BBC is f*cked – sack the lot of them (and the Licence Fee) and hand the BBC over to Murdoch – he knows haow to deal with overpaid, useless hasbeens like Paxman, Naughtie and Marr…


      • 213
        Anonymous says:

        Anyone but the Dirty Digger, what is he supposed to be started Aussy, Magiie gave him UK citizenship, went to the USA and Reagan made him a US citizen, now where does he pay his taxes that must be his true citizenship.


    • 57
      Hello Hello Hello says:

      The Police crime net is fooked too.



      • 58
        • 63
          Anonymous says:

          There are a couple of miserable squatters near you.


        • 67
          Up sh1t creek says:

          Sally, you should put in “House of Commons” in the search field, then it’ll pop up at least 650 crimes, although one is already in prison, and one about to be. Most have got away with their crimes.


          • Anonymous says:

            Er, yeah. A sitting M.P. was convicted only recently. From which party, Sally?


          • Dick the Prick says:

            Apols for being a boring fuck but the police maps have been doing the rounds for ages. I used to do them as an analyst which then got coupled with local government gazetteer info to be able to geocode all incidents. There quite good things.

            Anyway kids, as I used to tell every fuck I met, all crimes are incidents but not all incidents are crimes. Ho hum.


        • 89
          John Prescott, Lord Tudor Manor says:

          It ain’t working then luv. (Fancu sitting on a lord’s lap?) Tories were buying ducks houses on expenses which was a crime against the working classes. I did not spend my time as a steward and MP so that the working classes could have their hard earned money removed off them for frivolities like this.
          Wjoever founded the Labour party would be dishusted by such going ons!


        • 124
          Cynical-old-bag says:

          Sally – do shut-up. Making disparaging remarks about the opposition only sounds like sour grapes.

          Best leave that to the people who know what they’re talking about.


        • 135
          Anonymous says:

          Sally your a walking crime scene you stupid woman


      • 139
        Get Lost Copper says:

        What the heck are plod playing at? not only is it not working it caused my computer to freeze.


    • 150
      Up sh1t creek says:

      Who cares about that, how about Lord Falconer LYING on last nights Newsnight that Labour were not deliberately trying to talk out the electoral reform bill. There’s enough video proving that Labour WERE talking about any topic other than the bill in question, to try talking out the bill.

      Sumbag Falconer.


  2. 2
    Derek & Clive says:

    These kants are out kanting us, Kant.


  3. 3
    KarenthegypoBrady says:

    I’d smash ‘im.


    • 148
      Dirty old man says:

      Hey Karen can u send me sum of ur old wank mags as them u get today are rubbish, all bald as coots if you know what I mean ;)


  4. 4
    Grumpy Old Man says:

    It’s probably induced by the pressure of working in a Beeb reacting to the shock of having the hosepipe of taxpayer’s money turned down a bit.


  5. 5
    Paddy says:

    Get a grip, man!


  6. 6
    Ampers says:

    Paxo needs stuffing!


  7. 8
    Kikes R US says:

    We are now supposed to mix too much with goy you see. We have to keep the chosen race pure.


  8. 9
    Grumpy Old Man says:

    BTW, is the demure young lady in her underclothes this week’s caption competition prize?


  9. 10
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    “some sort of bet” ?
    No, I rekon they sit round in the canteen saying “make sure you don’t say caant”. And with their best Cleese impression “i mentioned it once but I think I got away with it”.

    When’s the next time they’ve got jeremy hunt in? You know what they’ll be thinking all the way through the interview.


    • 75
      Susie says:

      No, I bet they sit around the canteen f-ing and blinding about Tory cu•ts all day, so when they get on air, it’s natural to carry on.


      • 90
        Hugh Janus says:

        I think Smug-McNaughtie, Marr and Paxo all have one thing in common – they looked in the mirror before going on air.


  10. 11
    Steve Miliband says:

    The Bet is to see of they can get rid of the Tory led coalition within 12 months


  11. 12
    Spank Sinatra says:

    I used to enjoy watching Newsnight – now it’s simply bland from its pursuance of editorial guidelines. That Paxo only makes the headlines nowadays for a slip of the tongue says it all……..


  12. 13
    Anon E Mouse says:

    How much ! That’s 7 grand an appearance FFS….


  13. 14
    purps says:

    This is BBC having ago at the coalition basically trying to get the word out that they are hoons for slashing the bbc.

    Every bbc person who has said the word should be sacked with immediate effect.


  14. 17
    Cato Street Conspirator says:

    Paxman, Humphries, Naughtie – put them out to grass and that’s £3 million a year saved. Incredible really isn’t it? To put it in proportion it would pay for over 100 nurses a year.


    • 23
      Selohesra says:

      Given they have been there since the stoneage and have cushy BBC contracts it would probably cost more to get rid of them than let nature take its course.


    • 59
      bergen says:

      I’d exempt Humphreys.Between 1997 and 2004 the Tories were so dreadful that he seemed to be the only man in the country prepared to ask awkward questions of the government.


    • 93
      Bob Diamond says:

      That might even pay for half a banker.

      And we all know the public loves bankers and hates Paxman, Humphries, Naughtie…don’t we?


  15. 19
    jaykay says:

    Nice to see that Guardian TV are going big on the wikileaks story about how Labour helped get the Lockerbie Bomber released. Sorry, my mistake.


  16. 22
    woodbine says:

    Can you imagine the hysterical furore that would surround SKY if Hunt was a Labour minister and Botting and others had mispronounced his name?


  17. 24
    Tom Tomos says:

    Handled like a pro, Paxo. Well done!


    • 182
      Old dog no tricks says:

      I’m not convinced it was a slip up really !

      Probably said exactly what he was thinking at the time – and I agree with him !

      “the government C*nts’ is perfectly correct whereas ‘the government cuts’ is a fiction as we are spending more than we were this time last year – at the hight of Labours destructive polices to bankrupt the nation !


  18. 25
    Martin Day says:

    Chancellor George Osborne should consider delaying austerity cuts to support Britain’s flagging economy, according to a new report.

    In his latest forecast, the right wing political blogger,Guido Fawkes said there was a case for postponing some of the harsh spending cuts as he predicted the UK economy will grow by just 1.5% in 2011 – only marginally above its 1.4% growth last year.

    But Guido Fawkes warned interest rates may have to rise as early as the spring to hold back soaring inflation, as it forecast that Consumer Prices Index (CPI) would rise to an average of 3.8% in 2011


  19. 28
    Anonymous says:

    Do you think he was out with Guido before the program plying each other with hooch trying to get any hint of tickle-tackle.


  20. 31
    northofsouth says:

    Aren’t the luuvies just soooo daring! God they’re pathetic. While the taxpayer forks out for their outrageous salaries they come out with this. And they look down their noses at media in the US!


    • 217
      Anonymous says:

      Ah you mean the delightful Glenn Beck, trouble you would have look well down into the Great Abyss with a high powered telescope, G B is one of the Dirty Diggers little gems.


  21. 34
    Triumphalist Labour Tosser says:

    We’re going to win. Champagne!!!!


  22. 36
    BBC Bias - yes there is says:

    meanwhile in the another top story about the Lockerbie bomber and a Labour ministers advice about this not a peep on the BBC website

    Bias at its best and protecting their paymasters the Labour party

    BBC = Utter scumbags


    • 39
      Anonymous says:

      Replace ‘Labour’ with ‘Conservative’ and imagine the faux outrage.

      Hypocrisy – it’s what we do.


    • 55
      Prince Andrew and the Queen says:

      No other reason you can think of?
      That the BBC is terrified of upsetting the Royals [as usual] in this of all years?


      • 80
        Awful little man… he really is. says:

        Never bothered them before…


        • 103
          and what do you do? have you come far? remove the bootlicking peon please says:

          you’re fucking joking aren’t you ?the BBC tough on the Royals?I take it you don’t live here


          • Rick the Roman says:

            The Royals do not like the BBC – and the feeling is mutual. They hate Nicholas Witchell. Look who Wills and Kate went to for their first interview – Tom Bradby of ITN!!


  23. 37
    Anonymous says:

    He was not saying “…Hunts cuts” he was saying “…Hunt’s cuts”

    The Hunts in “Hunts cuts” could have been an accident. “Hunt’s cuts” must have been deliberate. His calmness and speed of follow on suggests to me that it was deliberate.

    He was calling the government Hunts.


  24. 42
    Martin Day says:

    “Right wing political bloggers were probably abused as children”, says Ground Zero mosque’s new imam Abdallah Adhami


  25. 44
    Gordon Brown says:

    what is a ©unt?


  26. 51
    Moley says:

    It’s a game we used to play in school.

    We took it in turns to shout “Crap” as loudly as possible when the teacher was writing on the blackboard with his back to the class.

    How loud, how often, and how long we could get away with it were unanswered questions that relieved the boredom.

    I guess Paxman is playing the same game.


    • 61
      Anonymous says:

      when he said @unts thought he was going to say Labour for the fucking shit they left us in.


    • 62
      sockpuppet #4 says:

      Its one of the reasons why the overhead projector was so enthusiastically welcomed by teachers.


    • 118
      Airey Belvoir says:

      “Tickle your arse with a feather, Sir?”
      “Er – Particularly nasty weather, Sir.”


  27. 60
    WHAT A SCOOP! says:

    Hello my spastic friend.


  28. 64
    nell says:

    Well it is just the useless biased beeb being itself isn’t it? Time to privatise it to make it’s own way in the world without taxpayers funding.

    It wouldn’t last long.


  29. 65
    Moley says:

    It is impossible to have anything to do with politicians without having the c word permanently in one’s mind; especially in the case of Miliband(s), Brown and Blair.

    Wikileaks has revealed that Brown’s Government was in active discussion with the Libyans about the release of Megrahi and actually advised the Libyans how to do it.


    The question that has to be asked is “Why did our politicians do it; have they benefited financially from the deal and was it a simple case of corruption?”

    We need to look much more closely at Blair and Brown’s income from “Speaking engagements.”

    Who pays to go and listen to Brown and Blair speeches?

    How much do they pay, (if anything)?

    How many attend?

    Who actually pays the fee to the speaker?

    How and where are the speaking engagements publicised?

    I think the evidence suggests that the last administration was corrupt on a huge scale and trashed the Country’s reputation for personal gain.

    Some serious investigative journalism is needed.


    • 117
      Where are Tony Blair's Expenses says:

      Add to that looking at who shredded Bliar’s expenses.

      Where are the serious journalists ?


      • 200
        Harry the Camel says:

        What serious journos ?

        Foe example, which english journo is in the crowd at Cairo ???

        Who asks any hard questions ?

        Answer came there none.

        By the way Guido : I coughed up £100 for the prosecute Jackboots fund: result = no prosecution; and nonstop modding


    • 190
      solopolis says:

      Windrush Ventures 3 LLP

      Fee for speaking: £25,000
      Cost of room hire: £ n/a
      Cost of furniture hire: £ n/a
      Damage to private jet £6,752,343 (starboard engine eaten by daughter of speaker).
      Hire of postbox to stand in as body double for spouse: £1,250.43


    • 207
      Moley says:

      Which oil Company benefits from Libyan contracts?

      Which oil Company has Mandelson lined up for a seat on the Board?


  30. 70
    Taxfodder says:

    “Poor old Paxo doesn’t seem to have his heart in it any more”

    he is not the only one methinks…..


  31. 72
    Where are Tony Blair's Expenses says:

    The questioning of Faulkner was pathetic, a 6th form debating society could have done better Paxo really has lost the plot.

    Faulkner should always be introduced as the man who was promoted to high office because he was Tony Blair’s landlord or should I say Tony Blair paid him rent. There is no other reason why such an average lawyer should reach such an exalted position


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  33. 74
    Revolutions R'Us says:

    First Tunisia, then Egypt and soon England once the cuts kick in. Cameroon better double the flouride content in our drinking water to keep everyone pacified.


    • 82
      sockpuppet #4 says:

      Funny I’d never heard that fluoride makes one placid. Perhaps because I found out about chemistry at state run educational establishments rather than in loopy websites.

      I shall eat a tube of toothpaste and see if it makes me grin all day.


      • 160
        Anonymous says:

        I tried rubbing sum of this fluride paste on my gums as is the practice of sum hip youngsters and it give me a decidedly minty feeling.


      • 181
        I Remember You Hoo says:

        I wouldn’t if I were you, Flouride is nasty shit, avoid.

        “even at levels as low as 1 ppm fluoride in water (Varner 1998). These effects include:

        — reduction in nicotinic acetylcholine receptors;
        — reduction in lipid content;
        — impaired anti-oxidant defense systems;
        — damage to the hippocampus;
        — damage to the purkinje cells;
        — increased uptake of aluminum;
        — formation of beta-amyloid plaques (the classic brain abnormality in Alzheimer’s disease);
        — exacerbation of lesions induced by iodine deficiency; and
        — accumulation of fluoride in the pineal gland.”


    • 221
      A pharmacologist says:

      You’re thinking of bromide. If you’re thinking at all.


  34. 81
    John Ward says:

    Paxo stuffing will be sorely missed if he ever jacks it all in.

    As for that naughty Latin lesson, he must’ve been thinking about Theresa May..




  35. 84
    The Impartial Observer says:

    You really can’t blame Paxo & the rest. It’s inevitable. Working at the Beeb, surrounded by complete & utter cnuts on every side the word can’t be far from the lips at any moment.

    It’s like that thing where you try not to think about something: ‘Elephant in a frock’ say & then no matter how hard you try Dianne Abbot keeps creeping into your thoughts.


  36. 86
    Gove The Gimp says:

    Paxo… errrrr….. isnt he the guy that The Cock Cameron is petrified of, hence Marly Lights Floppy Haired Fag Boy avoids ever being interviewed by The Paxo.


  37. 88
    Gove The Gimp says:

    Anyone noticed how phone hackers never targetted any Tory MP’s…Funny that


    • 141
      gunpowder treason and snot says:

      They did, but they’re not whiny little cuпts like Liebore.


    • 191
      Cynical-old-bag says:

      Anyone noticed how the police never targeted any labour MP’s when searching offices in the HoC?……funny that.


    • 202
      Harry the Camel says:

      They might have.

      But only the Liebor lot lack the basic intelligence to change their mailbox password from the default.

      Each time someone new complains (eg Crow) they just show how thick they really are.

      This is bound to be modded for the next twelve hours.


  38. 91
    bandersnatch says:

    What were you doing all over the Grauniad media supplement yesterday Guido?
    Are you going liberal establishment? Could you be a secret candidate for Andy Coulson’s old job?… or maybe a more reliable non swearing journo to take over from Paxo?


    • 101
      Gove The Gimp says:

      Its Guidos desperate attempt to break into mainstream media. But it isn’t gonna happen. Tax avoiding, migrant with a history of drink and drug related arrests tend not to break into the mainstream. Eh Guido


  39. 94
    Gove The Gimp says:

    Funny when Paxo was tearing Brown et al appart he was your hero…. Enjoy the ride apologists !!!!!


  40. 97
    Gordon Brown says:

    Today I will be a banker.


  41. 102




    O DRYP





  42. 105
    Gideon Osboobery says:

    Let is snow, let is snow, let is snow.


  43. 108
    John Bull says:

    Paxman is a pompous, patronising overpaid, tax dodging, miserable, apostate Yorkshireman of a snobby thin skinned c’unt.


    • 113
      something of the shite about him says:

      It’s Michael Howard! Back from the undead.


    • 121
      sockpuppet #4 says:

      “apostate Yorkshireman” interesting idea. I noticed that Jeremy Clarkeson is
      “one of them” too. What’s the penalty for that? Issue a Fatlass against them?


      • 146
        John Bull says:

        No he isn’t actually he’s not ashamed of his Doncaster past, and frequently makes reference to it.
        Interestingly Ted Hughes falls into the apostate Yorkshireman category for totally denying the fact that he was ostensibly raised and educated in Mexborough – near Doncaster. Mexborough is not ‘posh’ Yorkshire so traitor Hughes distanced himself from the truth that in fact his moorland idyll was a fantasy of pretention.


  44. 127
    Billy Bowden is the greatest umpire ever ! says:

    what a chump !


  45. 128
    Gordon Brown says:

    Today I am John Stape.


  46. 130
    Gordon Brown says:

    tonight, i will be giving scrabble lessons in the village hall


  47. 140
    Anonymous says:

    UK manufacturing in January expanded at its fastest pace since records began in 1992, according to a survey by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS).


    • 175
      Gove The Gimp says:

      Typical half sTory apologist. Errr not actual data, only a survey of it members. Also forgot to add – “The survey also showed factory costs rising, raising fears about growing inflation”.

      Also neglected to mention – economists reaction to the CIPS data increased the likelihood of a rise in interest rates in the near future, most likely upward trend to start in Feb.

      Now get back on your knees, apologist, slurp slurp ohhh Gidoen, slurp slurp.


  48. 143
    Billy Bowden is the greatest umpire ever ! says:

    Big day today …….. winner of caption comp unvieled …………


  49. 144
    Gordon Brown says:

    Today I will again not turn up to work in the HoC but still collect my salary and expenses plus gold plated pension and security detail for life.


  50. 159
    Student says:

    how comes those football clubs spent millions on players but Dave told us theres no money left?


    • 164
      Anonymous says:

      Because Socialism thank fuck has not extended to the premier league yet


    • 169
      the whole fucking country is living on tick says:

      Good question.


    • 179
      Engineer says:

      Point of order – it wasn’t Dave that said there’s no money left, it was Liam (Baldemort) Byrne, and he rather understated the case. We’re in hock for trillions.

      Where do the premier leage clubs get all the money from? Borrowings, mostly; it’ll catch up with them sooner or later.


    • 188
      A degree of cynicism says:

      The wealthy Premier League Clbs arePrivate Companies owned by foreign billionaires/oligarchs who have not been affected by the recession and as long as they’ve got mugs willing to pay the ticket prices to watch overpaid,overhyped footballers then they can go on doing it and there’s fuck all you can do about it…

      Incidentally you’ll be pleased to know that when you graduate with your 2.1. in media studies from an ex-poly with £30k plus debt you’ll be lucky if you get a job waiting on tables as there are 80 graduates(inc those with Masters and PhDs) for every partime “McJob” going…another Labour legacy start applying now for unpaid internships er sorry when I said unpaid I meant they don’t pay you ..you pay them to employ you….for 6 months and then you still won’t get a job….still that’s socialism for you and the present bunch of Dave & Co ain’t much better when it comes to knowing how to deal with mass graduate unemeployment



  51. 162
    † Gordon Brown says:

    I hope one day to be Mc Vicar


  52. 165
    Dame Edna Everidge says:

    these cun’ts are giving the bbc a bad name – oops


  53. 166
    Fernando Torres says:

    Windows Phone 7 phones have been suffering from a mysterious data leak which has been gobbling up 3G and driving users insane trying to work out why.

    Microsoft has now admitted that the culprit is none other than right wing political blogger,Guido Fawkes,but assures us that a fix is on its way.


  54. 172
    Anonymous says:

    …and who tweaked the autocue?


  55. 186
    Gove The Gimp says:

    Brent Crude Oil also hit $100 a barrel – Neo Con blogs and their apologist minions all strangely didn’t pick up on this.

    House prices fell again – Neo Con blogs and their apologist minions all strangely didn’t pick up on this.

    750,000 duped into high tax bracket – Neo Con blogs and their apologist minions all strangely didn’t pick up on this.

    NHS was privatised last night – silence !!!!!

    Whole NHS budget now in the hands of foreign nationals, who employee their spouses as GP practice managers. GP’s the lowest medically trained people in the NHS, now run it.


    • 193
      Cynical-old-bag says:

      Yes – 13 years of mismanagement and a useless Labour government have an awful lot to answer for.

      Pity you’re so blinkered that you can’t see it.


      • 209
        Gove The Gimp says:

        Errrrrrrr.. 750,000 being duped into high tax band occurred as a result of Gidders last budget

        The NHS has been handed to GP’s. Dr Singh and his partner Dr Patel will be pleased – their bother in law, and corner shop owner, Mr Gupta can now be employed at their practice no questions asked, 150K to cook the books. Errrrr Cambos doing.

        When oil and petrol prices rose in the past 5 years, it was blamed squarely on Blair and Browns stealth taxes. Today 8 months gone according to the calamitous coalition apologists its still seemingly their fault.


        • 214
          Moley says:

          You seriously need to catch up with reality.

          When I go to a Hospital and see a foreign name or a foreign doctor, I feel relief that they will be far better trained than the English ones.

          Foreign Universities do not educate everybody and those privileged to be educated at University have to work very hard.


          • Anonymous says:

            Not always the case. I spend my time interviewing doctors and I often know more about their subject than they do, even if many foreign doctors are good. Those with a foriegn name may have well been trained in a UK hospital university. But some I wonder if they have been trained at all and some have switched specialisms since they were at a teaching institution.


    • 194
      Eeu to me says:

      After 13 years of Liebour and this lot playing the same tricks,suprised no.


    • 195
      sockpuppet #4 says:

      Crude oil was going up and up and up before the banking crisis.
      After a brief lull due to recession, and a bit of middle-eastern uncertainty, $100 is not a surprise.

      What is anyone supposed to say about that? “oh no, I hate dave, he made oil expensive”. Actually I might. I’ve been at the toothpaste again.


    • 228
      fools gold says:

      excellent blog


  56. 204
    Kered Ybretsae says:

    Nice one, but he carried on undisturbed. Didn’t want to look like Paxo the Punt in front of the Hunters did he?


  57. 205
    Mrs Bercow says:

    Look at me I’m royalty
    Never off your TV
    Tories are shitter, Labour are fitter
    Don’t mess with Sally B


  58. 210
    I love the fact that the moron who posts at 4am is enraged by this government. Keep it up, the rest of us are laughing says:

    Wuv and Yap etc etc


    • 218
      tat a phon says:

      Id second that, notice that he has to use different monikers to try and look like someone agrees with him. He is on his own with his views, but despite making your piss itch he is very funny to laugh and poke fun at :)


  59. 224
    Jones says:

    Guido fawkesneeds to be hung, drawn and quartered.

    then sending back to the irish bog.


  60. 229
    Stephen Fry says:

    Thinking of harriet harman while presenting a tv programme? Not a good idea


  61. 231
    Gordon Brown MP PM says:

    Not as good as my POOP and look nursey I did not do in my pants!


  62. 232
    Chris says:

    I hear this everyday on public transport etc, but I dont want to hear it on the television


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