January 26th, 2012

Diane Abbott Slept Through Meeting of Group She Quit

Chasing some sympathetic headlines in a bid to redeem her reputation, Diane Abbott has stormed out of cross party talks about abortion counselling:

“Shadow public health minister Diane Abbott said she had walked out of a new cross-party abortion group set up by the Government to look at the issue of counselling following the defeat. She accused the Government of “ploughing ahead” with the controversial abortion changes, saying the new group was a “front” for pushing through the plans which were “unwanted, undemocratic and unsubstantiated with evidence”.

Department of Health sources say they have no real view on the issue and no decision has  been made, hence the point of the cross party committee. They will take the recommendations of the group and see if the public agree. Others are slightly more confused by Abbott’s outburst.

Given that she fell asleep in the first meeting of the group, was half an hour late for the second and didn’t turn up to the third, those that did make it have been left scratching their heads about what exactly she is talking about.

Another day, another Abbott mess…


182 Comments

  1. 1
    Insider says:

    Thats because West Indains mums go to the wall for thier kids!

  2. 2

    She’s incompetent. If she was white, she’d have been sacked by now.

  3. 3
    Sophie says:

    Don’t give racists like Abbott the oxygen of publicity they crave for their xenophobia and race hatred.

  4. 4
    Albert Pierrepoint says:

    Surely her being asleep could easily have been taken “out of context”?

  5. 5
    Rh- says:

    Abbott …. the gift that just keeps on giving!

  6. 6
    Danny says:

    Is that anti white, anti British racist still in the Labour party?

    Proves that Ed Miliband and Labour hold black people to lower standard thresholds than they do whites.

    If Abbott was white and made the same comments about blacks she would be sacke and probably on her way to court and prison right now.

    One rule for them.

  7. 7
    Diane Abbot says:

    The Committee just got pissed at me because me and Mick Jagger tried to Paint it Black. Just because Dorries Can’t get no Satisfaction… #WestIndianMums.

  8. 8
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    So Nadine wasn’t there.

    The constant sensation a little like screwdrivers to the eardrums would have kept her awake.

  9. 9
    Elvis says:

    Hypocritical, racist load of Blubber- Diane Abbott “The great B***k Whale”.

  10. 10
    Tuscan Tony says:

    She’s one of the melatonin untouchables, you’re wasting your time.

  11. 11
    Confused says:

    Guido, what’s up with your advertising? Yesterday I had big banner trying to flog me the new Bentley Continental, today it’s Avis car rental. There seems to be a little confusion about targeting my income bracket (helpful hint: it is sadly not in the Bentley category)

  12. 12
    Ah! Monika says:

    There are degrees of sleep, it’s not a black or white judgement

  13. 13
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    ffs

    So Nadine wasn’t there.

    The constant sensation a little like pointy-diy-devices to the eardrums would have kept her awake.

  14. 14
    jgm2 says:

    The tenacity of Harriet Harman suggests this isn’t entirely true.

  15. 15
    Obnoxio the Clown says:

    ISBN
    Title
    Price

    3476896
    My first HTML
    $53

    5869207
    My first CSS
    $49

  16. 16
    jgm2 says:

    It does look as though the committee was using a typical ‘divide and conquer’ strategy.

  17. 17
    SaltPetre says:

    How strange…I CAN afford several Bentleys…but I keep seeing adverts for Toyota Yaris hatchbacks.

  18. 18
    Confused dot com says:

    Before you decide……

  19. 19
    Tony Bliar is really not a nice person says:

    It says alot about the country we live in when she has a position of power, granted not very much…….But a hell of alot more than she should have………

  20. 20
    Jon Shaw says:

    Stupid Woman

    Were she inany other career other than Labour Politics she would have been fired long ago

  21. 21
  22. 22
    Loungelizard says:

    A photograph of her, head back mouth open and a line of dribble would have been better than Kinnock falling into the sea.

  23. 23
    jgm2 says:

    She’s just window dressing.

    For ‘Weightwatchers’

  24. 24
    Tachybaptus says:

    Did you mean melanin, the skin pigment? Or is that a breathtakingly subtle comment on the role of melatonin in relieving sleep disorders?

  25. 25
    Flip Flop Ed says:

    And what about Ed Milimong? He’s now complaining because Dave is telling the Eurozone countries what they should do and he thinks Dave should concentrate on Britain.

    Yet it was only Days ago that Ed was complaining that Dave was not involved enough in the Eurozone. The man is mad.

  26. 26
    Tony Bliar is really not a nice person says:

    Oh I dont know, Kinnock falling into the sea was classic………..

  27. 27
    I do need a doctor says:

    Not for the squeamish…but with a bit of genetic engineering, could this bug be the solution to the obesity crisis?

    http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/features/4088086/Flesh-eating-bug-nearly-killed-me-Kate-Whites-arm-was-ravaged-by-killer-condition-necrotising-fasciitis.html

  28. 28
    Abbot's bit on the side says:

    Looks remarkably Mugabe-esque in that pic!

    Nice!!

  29. 29
    Tuscan Tony says:

    Melanin schmelanin, the skin pigmentation that shields a person from any form of otherwise justifable criticism.

  30. 30
    Four-eyed English Genius says:

    That particular West Indian mum SHOULD go to the wall. Bagsy I give the order to fire.

  31. 31
    Tony Bliar is really not a nice person says:

    yeah but if the clinically obese racist ever did shed the 10 stone or so what would they do with all the excess skin ?……………Oh that thought is just gross……..

  32. 32
    Harry Rednapp says:

    i wood lik to rite to di ann and tel her i to am skofed at.

  33. 33
    Forrest Miligump says:

    Both Harriet & Diane are fine upstanding wimminfolk.

    Gissa a job……

  34. 34
    Desperate Dan says:

    Re Block Ed’s nose. If you sniff coke shortly after you’ve had a nose job, the stitches dissolve and your nose will collapse just like Ed’s. In clean-living Ed’s case its because he’s had a PIP nose implant that has dissolved and leaked into what passes for his brain.

  35. 35
    Tony Bliar is really not a nice person says:

    Mugabe has never looked that bad ffs…………

  36. 36
    Ah! Monika says:

    Dark meat first?

  37. 37
    Dianne Fatbott says:

    Leave my booty shake alone!

  38. 38

    OK, fair point. On the assumption that she was actually doing a job where probity, integrity and competence are requirements… which obviously specifically excludes politics, and especially members of the Labour Party, and definitely if they’re not white, heterosexual, Christian, English and male.

  39. 39
    Tessa Tickles says:

    Bagsy I pull the trigger.

  40. 40
    Stevie Wonder says:

    Totty Watch!

  41. 41
    Old Blue Eyes says:

    They should be put out to grass – the cows

  42. 42
    Mad Nad is Back says:

  43. 43
    Albert Pierrepoint says:

    I’ve seen a picture of her standing outside Hackney Nando’s wearing a Crips bandana pointing a gun at the camera. Well, I think it was her.

  44. 44
    annette curton says:

    Idi Abbott the queen of Scotland.

  45. 45
    Tessa Tickles says:

    “Don’t give racists like Abbott the oxygen “

  46. 46
    Hugh Janus says:

    The same principle applies to all politicians, not just this racist woman. Holding down a proper, productive job is well beyond most of them.

  47. 47
    Worried sick says:

    Haven’t heard from Silent Bob for ages.

  48. 48
    Rh- says:

    replace Ed?

  49. 49
    Annoyed says:

    If i went to Spain and said to many olive skinned people in parliament/could not look after their kids properly and so on, then i would be told just what i could do and it would not be to stay in that country. Abbott would not even dare go there. Abbott does not just have a chip on her shoulder she has a ton of spuds on it. She must be a very sad person to know.

  50. 50
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    arggh the screwdrovers, the screwdrovers.

  51. 51
    Mike Litorus says:

    Bagsy I load the cannons!

  52. 52
    'Gypsy' Dave Cooper says:

  53. 53
    Silent Bob says:
  54. 54
    Rh- says:

    feck off … we’re lumbered with our own mongs like gordon. You get to keep that one!

  55. 55
    Old Blue Eyes says:

    He must be. He still keeps Diane Abbott in his shadow team – and what a shadow.

  56. 56
    B.Bob... says:

    She ate all the pies ! :)

  57. 57
    annette curton says:

    Toxic sillycon’t?.

  58. 58
    Anon says:

    I hope when they ‘fixed’ his nose they went in through the anus.

  59. 59
    jgm2 says:

    That should wind up the bed-wetters.

  60. 60
    B.Bob... says:

    Steady on, that is disgusting !

  61. 61
    Diane Abbott says:

    ZZZZZZZZZZZ, ZZZZZZZZZZZ, ZZZZZZZZ, ZZZZZZZZZ…….

  62. 62
    Ah! Monika says:

    She needs another Brilloing but won’t accept his invitation.

  63. 63
    Not surprised says:

    Not surprised

  64. 64
    Rog says:

    Make sure you load for elephant.

  65. 65
    Hasta la vista, baby says:

    Continuing the earlier discussion about the virtues of Arnie’s action flicks with Tessa Tickles, Eraser, whilst fun, is nowhere near his best. For sheer lulz, you can’t beat Commando, where he kills hundreds of bad guys, or True Lies, where he kills hundreds of muzee terrorists. Politically incorrect and delightfully violent.

  66. 66
    Ah! Monika says:

    how do you turn it off ??

  67. 67
    labourunionsbbc we are one says:

    The British Prime Minister goes to Davos, makes an important speech (important to those in the British Isles that care anyway) The British Broadcasting Company who’s prime objective when it comes to British news is to give that news unadulterated to the British people, no?
    What does the British Broadcasting Company do on its midday World at One program: it puts it way down the list and then instead of letting the British people hear what the Prime Minister had to say, it asks a posturing, little privileged socialist (the offspring of a labour peer) what HE’S take on what the Prime Minister said!!!!
    Who gives a fuck what the liboore party thinks of what he said, why don’t they let the people hear what he said and form their own opinion.
    Then they could sack the affected prattling nonce, we don’t need him, and save us all some money.

  68. 68
    labourunionsbbc we are one says:

    Is anybody else getting these lines through?

  69. 69
    Selohesra says:

    Usually it is the ads for the middle aged escort agency – call me fussy but for once I wouldn’t

  70. 70
    Anonymous says:

    You is deprivin me of oxygin coz I’s black. Das racist.

  71. 71
    annette curton says:

    Have never heard from Silent Bob for ages.

  72. 72
    D. Flabbott says:

    My extremely high opinion of myself is unaffected by your obviously colonialist blog post.

    Same ol’ whitey.

  73. 73
    jgm2 says:

    Nice one.

    Topical.

  74. 74
    Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath voter says:

    Amateur!

  75. 75
    Archer Karcher says:

    The only skill most politicians are required to have, is the ability to lie convincingly*.

    *Not applicable to Ed Moribund.

  76. 76
    annette curton says:

    General alert!, attempted redaction attack in progress.

  77. 77
    Another Engineer says:

    Someone had better close this strikethrough. Always close your tags!

  78. 78
    Tessa Tickles says:

    I have done a bit of study: how about an M230 chain gun?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M230_Chain_Gun

  79. 79
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    no. its just you.

  80. 80
    Another Engineer says:

    Guess it wasn’t a strikethrough

  81. 81
    Worried sick says:

    Now shut the fuck up. you’ve said enough already.

  82. 82
    The Doddering Old Fart says:

    After seeing Monty Python I laugh and feel really good. After seeing Abbott I feel I want to vomit. Why is that?

  83. 83
    Tessa Tickles says:

    No, I tried. It’s got to be a matched pair.

  84. 84
    un believer says:

    “Don’t give racists like Abbott the oxygen of publicity they crave for their xenophobia and race hatred.”

    Yes she should try to contain her racist thoughts and statements to the comments section of order order like many other upstanding race hating xenophobes.

  85. 85
    Anonymous says:

    Yaris? Bentley? Hooker? Go compare.

  86. 86
    Live Chat tonight, all welcome. says:

  87. 87
    jgm2 says:

    Guido’s blog has blown up.

  88. 88
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    I’ve never heard from him

  89. 89
    Why are there lines crossing out everything? says:

    D i a n n e A b b o r t i o n

  90. 90
    Tessa Tickles says:

    Guido’s going to go nuts. You’ve broken his blog! Run away! Hide!

  91. 91
    Put Housing Benefit Claimants into Caravans says:

    It’s amazing she attends any meetings after carrying around that massive amount of fat.

  92. 92
    Blog's been got at? says:

    From here on there are crossing out lines on the blog because ?

  93. 93
    Tessa Tickles says:

    Diane Abbott sat on it.

  94. 94
    Ed Miliband says:

    My thadow cabinet wepwethent the new generwathon, we are invinthabwew!

  95. 95
    Aaron D Wideside says:

    Her shadow may not be long but it ain’t half wide.

  96. 96
    annette curton says:

    Stupid boy!, doomed I tell ‘ee we are all doomed.

  97. 97
    Danny says:

    Defending racists is morally wrong. I pity you for being a race hate enabler.

  98. 98
    M says:

    Is everyone sure that she wasn’t sleep walking

  99. 99
    Labour party shill says:

    Dianes sleeping habits are out of context.

  100. 100
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    I’d like a great big black one.
    I mean a bentley of course

    testing testing 1 … 2

  101. 101
    Sophie says:

    Applause for Nads.

  102. 102
    Gooey Blob says:

    I realise that Labour lost 100 seats at the last election, but the party still has more than enough MPs of sufficient calibre to keep Abbott out of the shadow cabinet. Like Balls, she is one of those MPs who loses her party votes whenever she appears on television.

    If Miliband were not so weak he would have sacked her by now.

  103. 103
    Falling asleep on the job says:

    The context for sleeping is on your own time not whilst being paid by the taxpayer to do your job. If she makes a habit of this she should be de selected.

  104. 104
    CT says:

    It’s Diane taking her revenge for all that “persecution” she has suffered here!

  105. 105
    Another Engineer says:

    Dear me. Looks like Guido will have to ban all tags now…

  106. 106
    Tachybaptus says:

    Has that cleared it?

  107. 107
    Three strikes and your out says:

    You mean this ?

  108. 108
    nellnewman says:

    Oh Dear it does appe@r someone has hacked the blog. It can’t possibly be msabbott can it? I really didn’t think she’d got that much about her.

  109. 109
    Tachybaptus says:

    Trying again.

  110. 110
    cynic2 says:

    Calm down dears. Its just the wrong time of the month.

  111. 111
    Lady Virginia Droit de Seigneur says:

    Were these meetings after lunch?

    Overeating always makes people drowsy.

  112. 112
    nellnewman says:

    persecution? That is just rewards for taking public money and not doing a decent job.

  113. 113
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    Or fix the bug

  114. 114
    Me says:

    I see no problems with the blog!

  115. 115
    Mr Nobody says:

    Nice going Sockpuppet!

  116. 116
    Tessa Tickles says:

    Sleepwaddling.

  117. 117
    annette curton says:

    ———-,——,——-.

  118. 118
    sg-strummer says:

    Looks like an MP’s expense account

  119. 119
    JH says:

    We’ve been censored by the wimmins internet commitee for being howwible to Hawwiet and Lawwie.

  120. 120
    sockpuppet #4 says:

    I promise not to do it again. on a different thread

  121. 121
    Tachybaptus says:

    If it has been Abbott, the result would have looked like this:
    ████████████████████████████████
    ████████████████████████████████
    ████████████████████████████████

  122. 122
    Tessa Tickles says:

    +1

  123. 123
    Lou Costello says:

    I’ll wake her up:

    H-E-E-E-E-E-E-E-E-E-Y-Y-Y, ABBOTT!

  124. 124
    I'm all right Jack says:

    Who called a strike?

  125. 125
    Angry of London says:

    That’s a HIPPOcrite if ever I saw one. Hideous photo. Bleh.

  126. 126
    nellnewman says:

    No they’re redacted with thick black pen so that you can’t see that they’re claiming for stuff they shouldn’t have like msabbotts whirlpool bath.

  127. 127
    annette curton says:

  128. 128
    I don't need no doctor says:

    Strange that, I always fall asleep when I listen to Abbott.

  129. 129
    the ghost of Mary Whitehouse says:

    You’re only jealous you dozy old bat.

  130. 130
    MAD FRANKIE HADDOCK son of COD says:

    I still need to know how many serving members
    of the labour shadow cabinet are millionaires
    I have a labour twat on another site who keeps referring to the 27 millionaires in the tory cabinet , which is well documented
    what isn’t documented is how many labour scum have managed to line their pockets with at least a million quid ?????

  131. 131
    Snooze Night says:

    I have problems staying awake listening to ‘Feminist’ crap! The only true feminist worth listening to is Greer. Even if you don’t agree with her, she still provides you with food for thought.

  132. 132
    Anonymous says:

    i’m just encouraged the the word “bagsy” is being used again. i thought it was going the way of the welsh language.

  133. 133
    lola says:

    Pity is that a termination of a certain foetus didn’t take place some time before the 27th September 1953…..

  134. 134
    nellnewman says:

    Certainly not. The sauna in my house is much healthier for us than her whirlpool. And we paid for ours by working for it.

  135. 135
    Anonymous says:

    Tsk,Tsk,… hormonal women shouldn’t be in managerial positions of influence.

  136. 136
    Aaron D Highside says:

    Go, Nads!

  137. 137
    Gordon F Brown's former advisor says:

    Leave her alone.

    She needs her sleep, poor dear. It takes a lot of effort to move someone her size and bulk from taxi to taxi…

  138. 138
    Jim Davidson says:

    Is this racist still an MP?

  139. 139
    Barnehurst Bob says:

    Feckin’ big window!

  140. 140
    Guy Martin to win TT2012 says:

    You can’t be a racist if you’re black!

  141. 141
    Heretic says:

    Well,we’ve been milked long enough.

  142. 142
    Ron Atkinson says:

    she’s very Lazy

  143. 143
    Signourey Weaver says:

    I’m sure I saw that one in the Mist. It was the dominant male.

  144. 144
    Fiscal Gerrymandering says:

    “in a bid to redeem her reputation” LMFFAO

    Is it possible to redeem a reputation for being thoroughly unpleasant to do business with, never looking people in the eye, never listening, bulldozing opponents, bullying juniors while also being an arch hypocrite champagne socialist thicko

  145. 145
    Universal Hiss says:

    I only wanted to say p8e8a.

    Normally I never use the word.

    Well,not often.

  146. 146
    Joyce Roberts says:

    Andrew

    I have nothing more to say on the subject

  147. 147
    Adlof Hilter says:

    i know where you (should) live.

  148. 148
    a fat cunt ! says:

    getting getting !

  149. 149
    The Central Scrutinizer says:

    She’s Dianne Abbott. She can say and do whatever the fuck she wants. Due to the confluence of her two PC traits (being a woman and of afro-caribbean origin) and being in the Labour party she has a ‘get out of jail card’ as demonstrated by the recent racist tweet of hers. She has no shame. No integrity. No humanity. She only has her leftie dogma to cling to – and most of that doesn’t actually work in the real world.

  150. 150
    a fat cunt ! says:

    THAR SHE BLOWS!!!!!!!!!
    oh sorry it’s just a pretentious fat black lady.

  151. 151
    pissed off voter says:

    Be fair, falling asleep is the best contribution she could possibly make.

  152. 152
    Ed 'the snip' says:

    WOW i like that (racist without racism)

  153. 153
    Seb coe's a cunt says:

    I have several Bentleys but keep getting adds
    for ‘Boris Bikes’ ?? wot the hooray is that ?.

  154. 154
    MAD FRANKIE HADDOCK son of COD says:

    Come on Guido you give me a list ?

    jesus and i thought you lot new a bit about politics ?

  155. 155
    Pundit Too says:

    Harperson and Abbort both suffer from sick cow disease.
    Terminal in the longer term I hope.

  156. 156

    Well said. Abbott is the prime example of gesture politics, promoted within the labour party and given an uncritical platform by the media, not because she has anything worthwhile to say, but simply because she ticks two very important boxes. Surely even SHE must realise how patronised she is?

  157. 157
    cynic2 says:

    She was born in 53? I like older women ….but not that much

  158. 158
    Booby says:

    I know where YOU live, mate. Paraguay, is`nt it?

  159. 159

    I`m not quite as old as that, but i`m not fat and dont have a chip on my shoulder. Would you like my number?

  160. 160
    Tory Cat says:

    …….and being Liebour she ticks the third box of being an ugly biatch. Guido’s picture of her just about sums her up.

  161. 161
    Tory Cat says:

    She might not have been asleep, just looking at the ceiling.

  162. 162
    Rh- says:

    who’s on first?

  163. 163
    Rh- says:

    clen fecking campbell! …. jeez I’m 10, on holiday with my parents in Cornwall again! My Fecking father wouldnt let anyone else play a tape in the car ….. knut!

  164. 164
    edmund blackabbott says:

    Your all so very cruel. is it cos i is……………….

  165. 165
    A Red Kipper says:

    Hideously shite..

  166. 166
    Sherlock says:

    “is that a breathtakingly subtle comment on the role of melatonin in relieving sleep disorders?”
    :-)

  167. 167
    Unready Eddy says:

    What I thaid yetherday ith not welevant today!

  168. 168
  169. 169
    Georgeous George says:

    She, like Jack Dromey, is a wimmin and therefore untouchable.

  170. 170
    Prize giver says:

    Mad cow(s) actually, but close enough to get half a cigar.

  171. 171
    Prize giver says:

    Swimmin wiv wimmin is very slimmin, or so I’ve been told. Must try it some day.

  172. 172
    Prize giver says:

    Sleeping is definitely out of context. She was merely resting her eyes.

  173. 173
    Spock's left ear says:

    You got it in one. It’s actually a by-product of our force field technology.

  174. 174
    Spock's left ear says:

    The Balls won’t like that comment! Most men have two balls, one on the left and one on the right. However, the Balls household have two lefty balls, so it must make life difficult for them..

  175. 175
    Spock's left ear says:

    Ok then, how about Idi O’Tabbot, Queen of Ireland?

  176. 176
    Spock's left ear says:

    It’s to annoy people who only pop in from time to time and do not attend regularly to peruse every thread. [hint].

  177. 177
    Spock's left ear says:

    Oh, you means like Di and Jasper?

  178. 178
    Diane 'out of context' Abbott says:

    This has typically been taken well out of context. All I was doing was remembering a wonderful edition of Blackbusters. You know, the one with the Taxi driver…..

  179. 179
    Sir Barrington Minge says:

    Fat, ugly and black. Three out of three. She really has no chance!!

  180. 180
    Keep Kommie Ken Out says:

    Why does she still have a job?

  181. 181
    Mike Hunt says:

    Millipede Minor has to have who the voters give him – fatbut is a leftie so the lefties vote her on. It is up to him what he gives her.

  182. 182
    Anonymous says:

    Every Black Mother knows that it is a White conspiracy to keep Black Mothers awake during meetings.


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