February 16th, 2012

When Total Politics met working class hero Owen Jones:

“Shane had Patagonian Cobbler (Sauvignon Blanc and apple liqueur mixed with peach puree and apple juice, topped with summer berries) and Taladro Argentino (vodka with Argentine mint syrup, lime cordial and fresh lime).

Owen drank lager.”


8 Comments

  1. 1
    Ol' Blue Eyes says:

    Hmmm. Does he strike anyone who’s ever seen him on TV as a lager drinker?

    Does anyone happen to know what school(s) he went to?

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  2. 2
    Owen Jones says:

    Ha. Less to do with pretending to have working class credentials and more to do with the fact it was a Monday night! Think I’ll skip the rest of the comments…

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    • 3
      Scamp - The Excitable Dog. says:

      Good for you sonny, because you’re going to be lighting these and many other pages up with well read and articulate counter-arguments you unfortunately may not like the sound of tomorrow night as well, just remember though, it IS what you always really wanted.
      If things don’t quite go your way, maybe give Penny a buzz and see if she’s got a spare room over in LA for you to bunk in so as you can ‘research’ your next masterpiece for a spell, until T4 give you both your own show that is…

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    • 6
      good honest working class lad says:

      Fuck off Jones you pretentious cuпt.

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  3. 4
    Francis Urquhart says:

    The Spelman injunction posting? I couldn’t possibly comment. Neither can anyone else, since the comments are closed. Mr. Fawkes: Is the Spelman posting subject to super-injunction? May we comment on the fact that we can’t comment?

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  4. 5
    Some Geezer wot thinks, like everyone else, that Owen Jones is a poseur says:

    You know, maybe for being a poof, Owen Jones may not be all THAT poncy; it may just be he’s a man of simple tastes. Say, that gives me an idea– “O.J. Simple”! How’s about that for your image, Jonesy?

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  5. 7
    Madbadger says:

    I’ll bet it was only a half of lager too.
    My view on lager drinkers accords with that of the Macc Lads.
    Suggest he visits Gordon’s Takeaway next time.

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Mycroft says:

Have you read the last bit of Animal Farm?

You know where the animals are looking through the Farmhouse window?

My TV screen was that window at lunch-time today.

Be careful, the sudden self-congratulatory tone, the slightly pudgy outline of indulgence and you become exactly what you should despise.

The jolly face of the Quisling Cameron poses for your camera has mesmerised and deceived you, you who were once not so deceived.

You were no firebrand, you were a damp squib in my opinion, sorry.

You need a damned good kick up the ahse!


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