October 23rd, 2012

Mitchell Throws Toys Out Pram

Departed Tory Chief Whip gave a coded hint about stress being brought upon his family if he carried on fighting, but it seems he’s having his own problems. A senior CCHQ source coughs this afternoon that Mitchell ‘is going bonkers’.

Apparently he’s been going around ‘mumbling about suing everybody.

You would have thought he’d learnt his lesson about where mumbling gets him…


93 Comments

  1. 1
    Farmer Giles says:

    an officer and a gentleman ?

  2. 2
    Kebab Time says:

    ‘is going bonkers’

    I thought the phrase was “is going Gordon” ;)

  3. 3
    V1le Labour ruined my Country says:

    Are all Labour MP’s multimillionaires?

  4. 4
    Agent Zig Zag says:

    Is he describing The Home Sec. In that photo?

  5. 5
    Gilbert Fiddler says:

    This is surely Christ on a bike!

  6. 6
  7. 7
    shimano says:

    PMTs. Post Ministerial Tension.
    Like many he has problems during the cycle.

  8. 8
    Gated says:

    According to civil servants at the Department for International Development – run by Mr Mitchell, 56, until the Cabinet reshuffle earlier this month – his insistence on receiving VIP treatment while on foreign trips with his special adviser Philippa Buckley, sometimes backfired.

    ‘He liked to be the last passenger on board the plane, presumably so he didn’t have to get on with the plebs,’ said one.

    ‘Airline staff would get fed up with it and on at least one occasion he missed the plane as a result.

    They shut the gate and wouldn’t let him on. He was furious and had to get another flight.’

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2207206/Andrew-Mitchell-Two-say-sack-Chief-Whip-police-pleb-storm.html

  9. 9
    BBC running commentary says:

    What’s this got to do with last night’s Pan Aroma?
    I blame the chicken vindaloo and 6 pints of lager.

  10. 10
    Liberace says:

    Cannot fault his dress sense though

  11. 11
    Andrew Mitchell says:

    I’ve got gangnam style!

  12. 12
    dog says:

    Rumor has it that even his own family hate him

  13. 13
    Faithful SpAd says:

    Miss Buckley and Andrew are more soberly dressed in this photo.

  14. 14
    The whole of Korea says:

    Walthamstow Market Fashion Victim

  15. 15
    Chucky Yomomma says:

    I’m a future PM…..
    Pathetic Moron. Oh, wait, I’m already that.

  16. 16
    HenryV says:

    WTF is he wearing? Why are all MPs nut jobs?

  17. 17
    Schillings says:

    We are ready and waiting to take instructions.

  18. 18
    Aunty Matter says:

    Are we taking bets on when Bentwhistle will resign?

    I reckon mid November (let his come to the boil slowly)

  19. 19

    +1! Nice work, Sir!

  20. 20
    Engineer says:

    Not all are when first elected. It takes a couple of parliaments for some of them to get there.

  21. 21

    I think you’ll find if you think of it the other way round, it all starts to make sense.

  22. 22
    Sniper says:

    Institutionally plebist.

  23. 23
    Engineer says:

    If he makes a habit of wearing jackets like that, he should never have been appointed to the shadowy, background, publicity-avoiding job of Chief Whip.

    Plod should have nicked him for wearing a loud jacket in a public place.

  24. 24

    If you meant that last bit the way it was typed, I’m feeling nauseous.

  25. 25
    Engineer says:

    No. Let this one drag out. The Beeb gloated for months over the Catholic Church’s difficulties with kiddy-fiddling. Time for the Beeb to take the same medicine.

  26. 26
    C Bryant says:

    He need a good whipping.

  27. 27
    UKIP convert says:

    Ha ha ha Nothing like having someone, now ejected outside of the Tent

    who wishes to continue pi*ssing, as much as, possible on it….

    That will do the now very tainted Tory brand even more damage…..

    Looks like another out of touch call by CMDDD when he said

    Effing Mitchell was welcome to stay in situ & see it through…..

    Every day its now demonstated there is no one in charge &

    least of all showing any signs of clear leadership……..

    This Coalition will not be allowed to stagger on from one crisis to

    another until 2015 ….the GE will have to be sooner rather than later

    although we will need the help of the almighty……

    if Ed whats it name & his shower get back in……

    If only the Spitting Images Show was still being broadcast……!!!

    with all of this material being made available everyday…..

    What would that do for ITV’s viewing figures & Ad’s revenue…..

  28. 28
    Pedant says:

    “…stress being bought upon his family…”

    Bought?? Brought – standards are slipping

  29. 29
    Brown out and pay me damages says:

    Mumbling is not madness. It is just mumbling.

  30. 30
    Gordon Brown says:

    I can make water out of wine

  31. 31
    Michealangeloo says:

    Mitchell looks like one of those blokes who likes a selection of chutney when confronted by youths on scooters

  32. 32
    Quick get the fashion police! says:

    They should arrested for poor taste in fashion. What a couple geeks!

  33. 33
    A hard Pressed TV Tax Payer says:

    Will that include the person who made the appointment ?

    after the Beeb spent about £300K+ on recruitment advisors

    The Chairman of the BBC (dis)Trust should also fall on his sword !!

    then an real independent chairmen brought in along with a new board

    PLUS a real independent DG for this stinking cesspit needs to be cleansed

    once & for all from top to bottom……plus the need for this Legalised extortion

    needs to be addressed BUT they need our consent as paramount the Beeb

    should be made legally accountable to us !!!

    The Beeb will find that very unpalatable,real democracy to them is like a filthy

    swear word like so much of the way the so called establishment views it.

  34. 34
    Anonymous says:

    People in glass houses 81lly

  35. 35
    The Ghost of Andrew Mitchell says:

  36. 36
    Old Tory Bigot says:

    No Gordon. You can ‘make water’ and that’s about the end of your talents.

  37. 37
    Old Tory Bigot says:

    A sour-faced twat more like.

  38. 38
    Anonymous says:

    So has he been giving her large portions then?

  39. 39
    Anonymous says:

    People in glass houses, 81ll. 80wden

  40. 40
    Chucky Yomomma says:

    Diane Abbot is a whole lotta woman. More cushion for the pushin’.

  41. 41
    Engineer says:

    I can turn wine into water.

    (Well, technically not water, more water with dissolved additions; but you know what I mean…)

  42. 42
    P.Mandevilson, the Eminence Greasy says:

    We are intensely relaxed about people getting filthy rich.

  43. 43
    Gordon Brown says:

    My favourite porno is Fist of Fury.

  44. 44
    Ed Miliband(Prime Minister Designate) says:

    Latest Guardian/ICM Poll: Lab 41% (373 seats) Con 33% (223) LibDem 14% (29) UKIP 5%. Overall Labour majority of 96

  45. 45
    Old Tory Bigot says:

    I think the BBC’s coping strategy will be to dilute blame.

    e.g.

    The NHS have serious questions to answer
    What about the care homes?
    Magge Thatcher invited Saville to Christmas dinner
    It wasn’t just us…

  46. 46
  47. 47
    Old Tory Bigot says:

    Reminds me of the Toynbee Process:

    Presecco into Piss

  48. 48
  49. 49
    Diane Fatbott says:

    I will go to the wall for my children.

  50. 50
    Kings school eel says:

    I am sure Yentob will get to the bottom of it.

  51. 51
    Old Tory Bigot says:

    I have often wondered about the Guardian/ICM poll.

    To they wander the streets (of North London) asking passers by

    “excuse me, do your read the Guardian?”

    “Oh cool – you do!”

    “ok, would you like to answer some polling-type questions?”

  52. 52
    Plodder says:

    As soon as the f word left his mouth and it was reported on he should have resigned that way he would have left government with sim dignity. But he decided to have a long drawn out death. I can imagine the fingernail grooves on his door as he was dragged out.
    He would have been respected if he had gone ASAP.

  53. 53
    CORRIGENDUM says:

    Prime Minister Desperate

  54. 54
    Old Tory Bigot says:

    There comes a point where there is so much ‘cushion’ that the goal of your ‘pushin’ becomes unnatainable unless you are hung like Arkle.

  55. 55
    Jim'll Fix It says:

    Note to Andrew Mitchell:
    Keep dressing in bizarro style like that and they’ll want to do hit-pieces on you when you’re dead. Trust me, I know about such things.

  56. 56
    Pedant says:

    Result!

  57. 57
    vet says:

    Must stop using the Ketamine Di. It’s not a good sleeping sedative..
    It is known to be racemic.

  58. 58
    bad news for bedwetters says:

    Election: 2.5 years away.

  59. 59
    RED ED MILLIONAIREBAND says:

    Let me run this Country !!!!!

    When I was catching Gordon’s Nokias and making Ed’s skinny cappuccinos, I was superb !!

    Give me the power ! Under Ed Bollokov and I, Britain would have a State-planned economy, nationalisation of industry and destruction of the ruling class ( Libor supporters excluded ).

  60. 60
    Aunty Matter says:

    Well said, the BBC needs a proper clear out

  61. 61
    Anon says:

    Don’t forget all aided & abetted in this long drawn process

    by CMDDD……..he has many questions to answer over his (mis)judgement

    When your the PM, you lead from the front, BUT keep your ear close to the

    ground so to speak & be aware what the public wants

    This guy doe’s not have the ability to organise a Pi*ss up in a Brewery…..

    the real very scary part is the so called opposition who should have all

    been barred from re-election & brought before the courts !!!

  62. 62
    The Dirty Rat says:

    OOH. I do hope so, ” get on your back Miss Buckley. Don’t you know your place?”

  63. 63
    Fly by Night says:

    British Airways Union always the best!

  64. 64
    Fly by Night says:

    That’s when you have to make alternative….

    …oh, never mind.

  65. 65
    Hallo, anybody there? says:

    But I have yet to read exactly how all this suddenly and very rapidly came/was brought to the attention of the Press.

    Any ideas on who has the big mouth?

  66. 66
    Airey Belvoir says:

    Just slap her on the thighs and surf in on the ripples.

  67. 67
    PC Pleb with a Murdoch pay-off says:

    Ha ha ha

  68. 68
    AveubenBorisised? says:

    Mumbling works a treat for me

  69. 69
    Rotherham Person says:

    Is that supposed to be Mitch in his younger days, looks a bit like a hippie not the dress of an officer and gentleman, his jacket would make the 7th Marquess of Bath envious

  70. 70
    Rotherham Person says:

    It has its ups and downs, in and outs

  71. 71
    Rotherham Person says:

    Does he actually like himself, if he cannot like himself, how can he like others

  72. 72
    National Socialist says:

    Do you ever have anything interesting to say?

  73. 73
    Rotherham Person says:

    It’s a little number he picked up in Carnaby Street many years ago

  74. 74
    Rotherham Person says:

    Here’s a shilling, now go away

  75. 75
    JH says:

    Why don’t you try something really perverse Gordon, like ‘Debbie does not running the UK economy into the ground’.

  76. 76
    Rotherham Person says:

    Were they all in it together, it has been going on in the Roman Catholic church far longer than the BBC has been in excistance, priests had power over their parishioners, and like in the case of Savile, if they had said anything who would have believed them

  77. 77
    Rotherham Person says:

    Oh, wasn’t Savile a Roman Catholic?

  78. 78
    Rotherham Person says:

    Eng, it certainly looks eye watering

  79. 79
    Rotherham Person says:

    And you a big enough boy to do it

  80. 80
    Andrew Mitchell says:

    Don’t you know who I used to be?

  81. 81
    Mrs Brown says:

    But I can Fecking Drink it

  82. 82
    Rotherham Person says:

    Will we be able to last for 21/2 years

  83. 83
    Rotherham Person says:

    Go on, suprise me

  84. 84
    Rotherham Person says:

    It’s just 8i££y 8 being $illy

  85. 85
    We11 Hung says:

    officer and a gentleman my arse
    bend the little drip over and I will
    give full force of a pleb’s trunction

  86. 86
    The Countess of Wythenshawe says:

    I think Mr Mitchell is a very lucky man having a pretty woman like that as his wife .

    She must be at least twenty years younger than him .

  87. 87
    Tiger Tiger says:

    Especially if they get rich by filthy methods!

  88. 88
    The savant says:

    With that jacket is he. Trying to. Emulate. Freddie. Starr. Or. Gary. Litter??

    If so where. are either the. Headless. Hamster or the exploited. Vietnamese. Child.?

  89. 89
    Tiger Tiger says:

    One of those fuel-air bombs on each of their buildings should do it.

  90. 90
    Anon says:

    Effing Mitchell…..if he had kept his effing big snobby mouth shut tight

    none of this would have now happened…….

    The guy is just a jumped up petulant brat…..

    who probably needs his nappy changing very frequently……

  91. 91
    Anonymous says:

    @77 he was a M@son though

  92. 92
    Sir Jimmy Savile says:

    I have been known to

  93. 93
    Anonymous says:

    Is she wearing a kaftan?


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