March 25th, 2013

Baldamort’s Showdown With Labour Rebels
Liam Byrne Meeting With “Friends of Benefits” Right Now

An awkward afternoon for Baldamort, putting it lightly. Last week that well known Labour MP Ian Mearns quit as Ivan Lewis’ PPS, as over 40 of his Labour colleagues rebelled over Liam Byrne’s decision to abstain on the welfare sanctions vote.  The party’s hardline “friends of benefits wing are baying for blood against one of the few Shadow Cabinet members to understand that Labour are on the wrong side of the handout arguement. They are meeting with him at 4pm to, er, discuss their differences. Oh to be a fly on the wall…


104 Comments

  1. 1
    Never heard of them says:

    Who?

  2. 2
    Liam Byrne ( aka Baldemort ) says:

    There’s no money left.

  3. 3
    Guido Fawkes & Owen Jones Coalition says:

    Spot on from Len McCluskey: if Labour doesn’t offer a genuine alternative to austerity, it is sunk http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2013/mar/25/unite-leader-labour-grasp-moment

  4. 4
    Piano wire says:

    A period of silence from that idiot would be most welcome.

  5. 5
    Starky says:

    Is this the expected spelling of a 12 year old Comprehensive kid’s essay on the Potter series?

  6. 6
    Liam Byrne ( aka Baldemort ) says:

    TWO BALD MEN FIGHTING….


  7. 7
    Benny Fitz-Clements says:

    Not waving but drowning.

  8. 8
    Lurch to the Left says:

    Labour MPs rebelled against Miliband, the party cannot control its wild desire to reward spongers.

  9. 9
    Phwoooar, check out the saggies on her! says:

  10. 10
    Education, Edyerkayshun, Eddyookaashun says:

    If he went to a ‘bog standard comprehensive’ during The Reign of Terror 1997-2010, the answer is yes.

  11. 11
    Illegal undoctored bitch says:

    Oh to be Dog with diarrhea & a weak bladder @ this meeting……….

  12. 12
    Lard Pressclott of Beams, Bellies, Banjos, Bulimia, two bog seats, two Jags & Shags. says:

    ‘Ello luv xxx

  13. 13
    Dick Shawn Arry says:

    There is no argument about spelling arguement.

  14. 14
    Vin Scable says:

    I don’t remember not recollecting this one!

  15. 15
    The Loony Left says:

    They are our lifeline to a journey of luxury aboard the Gravy Train.

  16. 16
    Slash n' Byrne says:

    Byrne left the note saying “there’s no money left”

    He should send a copy to all the Labour MPs who still don’t understand this.

  17. 17
    Tea party loon says:

  18. 18
    Jock McMental of Kilkaldy says:

    This message is brought to you by ZanuLieLabor…………

    the masters of the universal benefits scam……..

  19. 19
    Vins you have to work on mental agility says:

    Come on Vins – wakey wakey. You couldn’t forget remembering not recollecting Liam Byrne.

  20. 20
    V1le, vicious Labour ruined my Country says:

    We need to rename benefits as charity because that’s what it is. This may stop some of the spongers from claiming it.

  21. 21
    Bolshevik BC reveals name of head of the Security Services says:

    The head of MI5, Sir Jonathan Evans, is to step down from the post next month, Home Secretary Theresa May has said on Wednesday.

  22. 22
    The BBC are cunts says:

    Theresa May. She’s a nasty piece of work, isn’t she ?

  23. 23
    The Dysfunctional UK Borders Agency says:

    Every time you enter or re-enter the UK on a different passport or none

    at all, collect thousands upon thousands in cash & benefits the compliments

    of the Tax payers for ever more…….

    sponsored by Abu Guitar…….& paid for in full by guess you know who….

  24. 24
    OED says:

    arguement?

  25. 25

    The Labour party was formed and run by working people to promote their rights.

    It’s now run by people who have never had a proper job to promote the rights of people who will never have a proper job, all paid for by the working people it used to represent.

    Whose idea was that?

  26. 26
    Owen Jones says:

    A depositor walks into a Cyprus bank. “This is a stickup” says the bank teller.

  27. 27
    Angela Merkel says:

    At the Bank of Cyprus, what you give is 10% more than what you get back.

  28. 28
    nellnewman says:

    What is it about ‘there’s no money left’ that labour mp’s don’t understand?

  29. 29
    Cameron's annual £11billion foreign aid bonanza says:

    He should also send a copy (perhaps with a diagram) to David Cameron.

  30. 30
    Nogbad the Bad says:

    You could call it a handout for fuck-all, given to workshy scrounging chav-scum and they would still claim it. I was on it a couple of times in the past but it never bothered me because I knew that I would pay it back a hundred times over in tax. Maybe that’s the answer, you can only take out a third of what you have put in.

  31. 31
    INEPTOCRACY says:

    ****(in-ep-toc’-ra-cy) – a system of government where the least

    capable to lead are elected by the least capable of producing, and where the

    members of society least likely to sustain themselves or succeed, are rewarded

    with goods and services paid for by the confiscated wealth of a diminishing number

    of producers*

  32. 32
    David "I give £20 billion to the EU every year" Cameron says:

    Could you run that by me again?

  33. 33
    Duty sub-ed says:

    Or Baldemort.

  34. 34
    Constituent says:

    No. I’ve met her and she was very pleasant to talk to.

  35. 35
    Welsh activist. says:

    lol

  36. 36
    Hang 'em high says:

    There’s no two ways about it, what they’re doing is stealing people’s money.

  37. 37
    Nogbad the Bad says:

    Lorraine Kelly is going to regret discovering the poster-girl of Benefits Britain.

    I suggest Tracey contacts Max Clifford without delay, she is going to need representation with all those lucrative sponsorship deals to be made.

  38. 38
    Cymro i'r carn says:

    Twt lol?

  39. 39
    Penfold says:

    And just what are the union affiliations of these 40 idiots.

    No doubt they are just obeying orders.

    Alles es ordnang.

  40. 40
    The "Honorable" Noah Webster says:

    This time, you can’t pin it on me. The kid just can’t spell, is all there is to it.

  41. 41
    Jimmy Carr says:

    Is it tax deductible?

  42. 42
    Nogbad the Bad says:

    Korraine Lelly has discovered the poster girl of Bennies Britain.

    I suggest Trace contacts Clax Mifford to negotiate some lucrative sponsorship deals.

  43. 43
    SamCam says:

    My Dave said he was going to phuck the immigrants so when we had our naughties I had to wear a turban

  44. 44
    Nogbad the Bad says:

    Gideon has already been there and done that.

  45. 45
    Ocean Finance says:

    Couldn’t Labour just consolidate all the debt into one easy monthly payment?

  46. 46
    Tay King-dePisse says:

    Nogbad @ 4:26 pm

    “Maybe that’s the answer, you can only take out a third of what you have put in….”

    Sounds like what’s going to happen to bank depositors in Cyprus.

  47. 47
    Handycock.....the movie says:

    Give me a try Princess, you never know

  48. 48
    Willy Hague says:

    Ahhh yes, have him perfumed and sent to my tent

  49. 49
    ProofreadersRus says:

    sp: argument

  50. 50
    PFI Fridays says:

    We are working on that right now.

  51. 51
    Takis Allmymoni says:

    Cyprus bank accounts: the gift that keeps on giving.

  52. 52
    Guido Fawkes & Owen Jones Coalition says:

    Nicholas Soames is joining the administration committee – responsible for Commons catering. < Grouse for breakfast!

  53. 53
    Historian says:

    Just waiting for World War 3 to kick off between China/Japan/N and S Korea.

  54. 54
  55. 55
    EU Watch says:

    Surely you mean the gift that keeps on taking…

  56. 56
    EU Watch says:

    Cyprus is a template: Knocked back below EURUSD < 1.29

    If you have any money in EZ banks, you should get it out NOW.

  57. 57
    Welsh activist. says:

    And CMD expects us to take his immigrationbspeech seriously. The man is dimmer than a Labour voter.

  58. 58
    Labour isn't working says:

    The monicker says everything that needs to be said

  59. 59
    Diane Abbotapotamus says:

  60. 60
    Lib Dem councillor says:

    Thank god for little girls.

  61. 61
    What labour will do if elected in 2015 says:

    There’s no tax payers money left, so we’ll take it from your bank account.

  62. 62
    (I don't need no doctor) says:

    Does that also include aliens like you Abbott?

  63. 63
    The Tosspot in Number 10 says:

    Okay, so my speech about cracking down on immigration began to unravel as soon as it was delivered. What’s new? That happens with all my speeches. My chums and I will still be dreaming up plenty more crap for the masses before the May elections. We think we could convince over 10 voters to go for the Tories instead of UKIP.

  64. 64
    EU Watch says:

    Still may be exiting euro: Arch Bish of Cyprus urging exit…

  65. 65
    Nasty Tory says:

    Surely they should be asked for their credit card BEFORE treatment.

  66. 66
    Labour's Mask is Slipping says:

    The cat’s out of the bag.

    Even in opposition Labour can’t keep quiet about wanting to pour more money into welfare, buying up votes and keeping people idle for a lifetime at our expense.

  67. 67
    T May says:

    Yankee Go Home

  68. 68
    The Indian Space Programme says:

    Foreign Aid is great.

  69. 69
    Cyprus Ill, Insolvent in the Membrane says:

    And put in where? In Britain where the government prints money, lets inflation tick over target for years and sees the currency devalue by double-digit proportions?

    Singapore dollars, Swiss francs and New Zealand dollars look tasty to me.

  70. 70
    Safe and Sound says:

    Happens all over Europe.

    If you’re legit, you can claim it back easily.

    #returnoftheWASTEparty

  71. 71
    The British Public says:

    Cash in advance only.

  72. 72
    EU Watch says:

    CHF could be good choice, NZD has issues as they have been talking about doing the Cyprus thing down there as well recently.

    Gold is another possibility: Physical gold.

    The BitCoin approach is another, but am not completely convinced about the safety still: Not enough credibility just yet.

    UK banks would be safer than the Eurozone banks, but out of cash is the way forward, however not into bonds.

  73. 73
    Go on, have a laugh says:

    DWP leaflet for immigrants above says: To claim Maternity Allowance, you must have worked in the UK for at least A WEEK, earning at least £30 a week.

  74. 74
    Anonymous says:

    you give him too much credit

  75. 75
    Ed Blinky Bollax says:

    The best news this year I will use this EUSSR Cyprus fiscal template

    once I am anointed as Chancellor after we win the GE in May 2014…….

  76. 76
    SIX DOWN ONLY NINETEEN TO GO says:

    Germany’s dream of total European domination is well on track with 6 countries now totally dependent on the German tit , and the green light for politicians to steal money directly from peoples bank accounts , to pay for their fuck ups , even more recession and hardship on the way , forcing yet more countries to get out the begging bowl and head to Brussels
    it’s all going to plan

  77. 77
    Ziggy says:

    Er! These benefits? I thought that was only something that only MPs got in order to give themselves a living income?

  78. 78
    JH3824092384023 says:

    If they get back in, and they well could given the fluffy social democratic shite in charge, the canoe will roll over about half-way into their term. It would almost be worth it just to see the cultural Marxist shite getting violently purged.

  79. 79
    Normal Guy says:

    I am not. It willl be dreadful.

  80. 80
    Tatra Holiday says:

    Yiu don’t even to have any kids. Just say that they are back in Poland and Bob’s your uncle.

  81. 81
    Quisling Blushed says:

    Cameron is a traitor. He puts the interests of foreigners ahead of his own people.

  82. 82
    Ed's myopia says:

    Tax the bankers! Cyprus knows what is best (not). Now they’re now sunk but Holland is saying this will become the norm across the Eurozone.

  83. 83
    Jim says:

    What a lot of entirely stupid haters; you people are truly laughable. I think this blog is wonderful however as a psychic latrine collecting all of this bile and foetid shit in one place and discouraging chomping morons from polluting saner blogs and sundry with their rancid verbiage. In Victorian England you needed to pay a penny to view the loonies in Bedlam asylum. With the advent of the internet you can do the same thing for free, cyber-wise, by visiting this blog. Keep up the bad work. It’s amusing sometimes to see how the other half lives. There but for the grace of God and a triple digit IQ go I, eh?

  84. 84
    moussa Koussa's pet meerkat says:

    And to think Gordon Brown caused all this.

  85. 85
    McCluskey's alternative communist party says:

    McCluskey is not spot on. He’s just basically saying what his ultimate ambition is – to set up a rival super-hard left proxy communist party fronted by Unite. Unite is simply too big for it’s boots.

  86. 86
    moussa Koussa's pet meerkat says:

    Care in the Community. All Thatcher’s fault.

  87. 87
    O'bama says:

    I preferred the video where black Obama voters thought if they voted for him that he’d personally pay their rent.

  88. 88
    Jim's dreamland says:

    Keep voting Labour Jim! Under those lovely always right socialists we’ll hit the magic 70 million population mark. Won’t it be fun when all your free stuff collapses.

  89. 89
    Jim says:

    It’s just like watching maggots wriggling about in a joint of meat rotting on the bone. Completely unlovely to look at and yet so disgusting that it’s difficult to tear your eyes away. You poor sad misguided sods. If only you had the benefit of a superior genetic legacy and education your lives would probably have turned out quite differently.

  90. 90
  91. 91
    I don't want to share the same air with Edinburgh, meddling, Labour voting dogshite says:

    ‘Anyone in this party who’s in any doubt who we should be fighting, what we should be debating, where our energies should be focused, I tell you: our battle is with Labour;

    ‘Let’s not mince our words: this is a bunch of self satisfied, (money grubbing) Labour socialists who think they can spend your money better than you can, make decisions better than you can and tell you what to do and we should never, ever let that lot near government again.

     

  92. 92
    पहेली says:

    Twoface sunk our battleship.
    Never mind, he’s promised to pay for another one.

  93. 93
    Swifty says:

    After seeing this image of Baldemort, made me think of other villain’s in films and associate them to MP’s.

    Shadowy Chancellor Wormtongue Balls has got to be mentioned. His comments during PMQ all the time whispering in Ed Millibands ear. One minute talking to Gordan Brown as his best mate, then the next stabbing him in the back as soon as he leaves office.

  94. 94
    kevin maguire says:

    ya’r talkin bollix – ya wanka. theers nowt up with flipper bawls

  95. 95
    The wizz says:

    Yes!!

  96. 96
    The wizz says:

    That sounds very much the the Prime Mentalist reasoning. Would not be at all suprised if he thought of it first.

  97. 97
    Obvious troll is obvious says:

    Make sure you get back under that bridge before the sun comes up.

  98. 98
    An Extremely Ancient Seafarer says:

    .. or, the gits that keep on taking…

  99. 99
    Matilda says:

    Pay a penny to watch loonies? When I was young we used to have to pay a penny to have a pee. Nowadays (and following decimalisation of the currency) the charge for this little necessity can be up to 45 times as much.

    Talk about pissing your wealth up the wall!!

  100. 100
    Aaron D Highside says:

    Liam Byrne getting something right? I need a drink!

  101. 101
    Peter says:

    You guys all sound like closet queens to me. All this heat and no light. What a bunch of homosexuals in denial. Come out of the closet you bozos.

  102. 102
    Rose Lodge says:

    None of you people have a clue about what this mess is really about do you? Not a fucking clue. You can’t tell the difference between your arsehole and a hole in the ground.

  103. 103
    Luther says:

    I agree. But then this blog is basically just one big circle jerk of right-wing tossers wanking each oher off.

  104. 104
    Luther says:

    I know. But try to remember where you are. Pigs in a pigsty don’t talk about quantum mechanics any more than the dicks commenting here about retroactive legislation. Dicks to a man (and limp ones at that).


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