June 24th, 2014

Where is the Outrage at David Ruffley?

Guido has tried to warn the Tories, and the world, about David Ruffley’s anger management problems before, reporting on his “obnoxious” behaviour towards staff leading to bright-eyed hopefuls leaving his office in floods of tears. Let’s not forget the lawsuits and the rumours of throwing bins at staff.

And so it came pass, when it emerged over the weekend that Ruffley has accepted a police caution for domestic violence, admitting to assaulting his then girlfriend in March of this year. What is the world coming to when one Tory MP faces a lynch mob and condemnation from the Prime Minister and thousands of others for an ill-advised hypothetical joke tweet, but another Tory MP, who accepts a caution for assaulting a woman, faces no action from his party?


81 Comments

  1. 1
    Yasmine & Diane says:

    Typical Tory, the party of whitey!

  2. 2
    Geordie Greggs-Piegobbler says:

    Ruffley, Ruffley, Ruffley: Out, Out, Out!

  3. 3
    Diane Fatbot says:

    Lynch mob???? That’s waaycist

  4. 4
    Eurograph says:

    Fabricant wasn’t in trouble for the violence part, he was in trouble for causing offence to a left wing muslim woman. He’s lucky he wasn’t hung.

  5. 5
    Mark Oat Tin says:

    Oh he’s hung alright (but you mean hanged)

  6. 6
    The Lone Ranger says:

    More fool the woman for getting involved with an obvious twat.

  7. 7
    David Ruffley says:

    bitch deserved it, dinner was cold

  8. 8
    Socialism is theft says:

    What is the world coming to? What the freedom of speech destroyers always wanted. And the media have been the biggest culprits, oddly enough.

  9. 9
    Hate the lot of them says:

    Nasty little man with a nasty temper. Knew him years back and it seems he hasn’t changed or grown up.

  10. 10
    Socialism is theft says:

    It was the media (TV and press) that gave Plebgate such prominence, for example.

  11. 11
    Mark Oat Tin says:

    I’m still waiting for someone to fill my inbox :(

  12. 12
    Don't go there says:

    With what?

  13. 13
    Mark Oat Tin says:

    ;)

  14. 14
    Rickytshirt says:

    I think you’ll find that’s supposed to be your outbox.

  15. 15
  16. 16
    John Prescott says:

    Well said that’s unforgivable!!!!!!!

  17. 17
    England is becumin a ferd world cess-pit innit says:

    maybe he’s a member of the illuminati, wot controls the rotting corpse of this third world cess-pit nation?

    he looks like a total cu’nt though

  18. 18
    BooBoo says:

    Lawful chastisement is sometimes necessary and acceptable within certain sections of our society.

  19. 19
    Chuka says:

    “Having entered thinking I wanted to be a hotshot corporate lawyer,” WTF?

  20. 20
    William Wilberforce says:

    “Africans for Labour”? – I thought I had got slavery abolished.

  21. 21

    The infighting makes it easier for UKIP so keep on fighting! Launch enquiries, do anything!

  22. 22
    small woodland critters says:

    DEFINITELY NOT US

  23. 23
    Margaret Moran says:

    The Depression card works every time. They can’t touch you.

  24. 24
    Vote UKIP for a nicer country says:

    Vote Tory get misogyny
    Vote Tory get beaten women
    Vote Tory get Islam
    Vote Tory get Sharia

  25. 25
    Google says:

    British Ski and Snowboard (BSS) is the National Governing Body for Skiing and Snowboarding in the United Kingdom

  26. 26
    Mine d'Boggles says:

    Ruffley speaking, what you see is what you didn’t want to get. However, if one votes for a party machine instead of a person, the result is not always helpful.

  27. 27

    What do his constituents think? It’s about time our views about our MPs were taken on board. The decent ones will get plenty of support…

  28. 28
    Diane Fatbot says:

    Have you considered upgrading to a Race Card™ ?

  29. 29
    bergen says:

    Yes. It’s an odd world when real violence to a woman is deemed less serious than making some questionable remarks about a journalist who has never been shy of dishing them out herself.

  30. 30
    Give 'em a chance says:

  31. 31
    Boot out the Conservative led coalition in 2015 says:

    Shame Jeremy Hunt so in favour of transparency that he had to be dragged to Commons kicking & screaming over patient safety announcement.

  32. 32
    Chuka says:

    I thought it was Africans for Labia

  33. 33

    And if it had been a UKIP councillor or MEP it would have been headlines in most newspapers and at the top of the BBC news.

  34. 34
    The Right Dishonourable Lord Farty Pants Esq says:

    I love that anybody can post any trite on here without any semblance of proper political discussion and then hide behind any fictitious nomenclature.
    Up the revolution brothers (and sisters of course, wouldn’t want to be sexist).

  35. 35
    Prime Minister David Cameron says:

    Money is the motivation.

    Now,what was the question again please ?

  36. 36
    Glyn H says:

    Was’t he the tit who threw himself under a train? Quite unsuitable to be an MP, same as Eric Joyce, whining Winnock, oafish Nigel Evans, loutish Prescott; why do these jerks get reselected once proven unable to control themselves?

  37. 37
    Mycroft says:

    Fabricant had a thought, he made a joke about what he would have do in avoidance of a brain haemorrhage.

    The person who was the butt of the joke was a chippy card flasher.

    Card flashers can read peoples minds, they can do this because they have a set of prejudices hard wired into their own brains.

    For card flashers, thoughts are worse than actions. Fabricant is evil, worse than any Woolwich butcher, he didn’t control his thoughts, he “dis’d” the gobby card flasher and we all should by now know being disrespected in this way is now a serious crime.

    That is why Cameron is largely silent, Fabricant isn’t conforming, Ruffley is.

    This is the UK today.

  38. 38
    card comparison web-site says:

    Gold or Platinum?

  39. 39
    ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham) says:

    Hear ! Hear !

  40. 40
    Abbott Industries - Sign up for your free Race Card™ today! says:

    Terms & conditions apply.

  41. 41
    de-select 'em says:

    Evans might have problems next time – finally!

  42. 42
    Big Bear says:

    You’ll find me in the woods Mark

  43. 43
    Vince Cable is Cloned for Science says:

  44. 44
    Dr Quack says:

    We don’t want him – we get loads of stiffs from the NHS.

  45. 45
    Anonymous says:

    Black – I think they do those now.

  46. 46
    BooBoo says:

    A Sunni day all round then?

  47. 47

    He has obviously never thrown things at any of his constituents, unless the lady concerned in March was one. This geez really needs a good seeing to, don’t he?

  48. 48
    non taxable pikey says:

    The best Airway Management Kit for Vince Cable is a roll of Duct Tape.

  49. 49
    ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham) says:

    Have fun douchebag.

  50. 50
    Banned says:

    Had his girlfriend been Black or Asian he would have got the same treatment as Fabricant. Since white women are just whores in the eyes of the progressive left, it doesn’t matter.

  51. 51
    anon says:

    Is he a jock? In which case it’s all part of their culture innit?

  52. 52
    The evidence is more than circumstancial says:

    In that article Chuka calls himself “Social Democrat”. Chuka’s wiki page was edited by “socialdemocrat” from the IP address of the law firm he worked for at the time. (83.105.87.81 IP address of Rochman Landau)

    http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Chuka_Umunna&dir=prev&action=history

  53. 53
    Local Northern Yokel says:

    Thought africans were for cutting off and sewing up Labia?
    Yet we can’t criticise that violence against women when it happens overseas as it’s a cultural thing.

  54. 54
    Occasional nutter Michael Fabricant says:

    I’d kick him in the throat if I met him!
    Because I’m worth it.

  55. 55
    Jack Ketch. says:

    Why did she have TWO black eyes?
    She didn’t listen the first time!

  56. 56
    Local Northern Yokel says:

    NHS covering up? Well they have been doing it for years, they were tutored by the leading expert: Andy Burnham.
    Why he has to interupt a busy schedule to answer for Labour misdeeds is probably as perplexing to Hunt as it is to me.

  57. 57
    Norma (formerly Norman) says:

    You left out transsexuals, that’s TRANSEXUALIST! You must respect my notional right to have babies.

  58. 58
    Mycroft says:

    They used to be… nowadays they’re more likely to be the thought police.

  59. 59
    Mycroft says:

    He treats his women ruffley.

  60. 60
    Who still wants to work for me?????!!!!!! says:

    Remember, if you’re a thick skinned individual who likes abuse, Ruffley is still hiring for his latest monthly job vacancy –

    http://www.w4mpjobs.org/JobDetails.aspx?jobid=46088

  61. 61
    Tim Yeo-Yo says:

    Vote Labour get a ruined country.

  62. 62
    Treat me Ruffley says:

    This is the same MP who sponsored an Early Day Motion congratulating Stuart Hall on being “an icon for youth” and was a regular at Uncle Stuart’s house enjoying his hospitality.
    What a super chap he must be!

  63. 63
    Mr Nutall of the UKIPs says:

    Vote UKIP and we’ll ruin your Country the British Way.

    Vote UKIP because immigrants stole your Garden Gnomes

    Vote UKIP because Islamic Garden Gnomes want to build a mosque over your House

    Vote UKIP because poor people need to pay for healthcare

    Vote UKIP because the rich should pay less taxes

    Vote UKIP because rather than take responsibility for your life you can blame it on Mr Ahmed next door.

    Vote UKIP because Brown people scare me.

  64. 64
    Tim Yeo-Yo says:

    Wow. You really are a naive and stupid fuktard aren’t you.

    Well done on making yourself look like a twat on here. Now pootle off back to Labour list where you can hang out with all the other hypocritical mongs.

  65. 65
    Internet Porn Filter says:

    I think he’s talking about Spam, or something like that…

  66. 66
    Tonto says:

    Tonto:- “Kemosabe train coming”

    Lone Ranger:- “Whats wrong with that ?”

    Tonto:- “White man on line”

  67. 67
    Snow White-Queen Of The White Dwarves says:

    Why can’t I have one!? :(

  68. 68
    MP's Expenses Form: One, 2, -miss a few-, 99, 100! says:

    Or a Gimp Mask…

  69. 69
    Taxfodder says:

    Credit to Guido…

    If this brutal bullyboy Ruffley was a member of UKIP he would have been vilified in the press and declared an example of how his party backs people and persons unfit for office.

    As it is the bought and paid for dead tree press is silent…says it all

    Thanks Guido

  70. 70
    OAP says:

    Ruffleys local weekly the oh so politically correct “Bury Free Press”

    are normally very quick to trumpet the Tory great and the good, and just as quick to report anything anti social, they even have a section on court appearances of local plebs names address and lists of local wrong doers for all the world to see.

    The Bury Free cherry pickers will be silent on this one, story far too late for its one weekly publication I should not wonder.

  71. 71
    Vote UKIP for a nicer country says:

    Vote UKIP because nut-job socialists like you scare everyone.

  72. 72
    Mr Blair of the Labours says:

    Vote Labour to go to muslims countries and bomb, bomb, bomb.

  73. 73
    workers vote UKIP. .And email Chucky. says:

    Vote Ukip just to piss this poster off :)

    Good enough reason…

    They vote liebour to piss me off!

  74. 74
    The Growler says:

    Ruffers must be one of the favoured ones, either that he has the low down on the hierarchy and threatens to blow the gaff know what I mean. A politico’s first job he gives himself is to get the low down on his compatriots, it might just be useful should anything untoward happen.

  75. 75
    Stewart Lee's private education says:

    What has Brown got to do with anything?
    No one has a problem with Hindus
    or Sikhs
    or Jains
    or Bahais

    take your simpleton’s views of the right and go and talk to a jihadi in Iraq.

  76. 76
  77. 77

    Well fair play but the Prime Monster is hardly homself a shining exemplar of probity and good management is he ?? — when forced to make a PERSONAL apology for his dereliction of judgement in appointing one Andrew Coulson convicted felon as his COMMIS CHEF !!

  78. 78
    Voice of reason says:

    Is chukka a fully fledged fudge packer ? Never seen him in a pic with anyone other than a designer watch and Saville row suite .what is the answer. !!!!!!!!?

  79. 79
    Treat me Ruffley says:

    According to the East Anglian Daily Times, the local Association is finally stirring and holding an EGM when the future of their MP will be discussed. About time too. Apparently the grassroots members aren’t happy as the first they knew about this story was when they read it in the papers last weekend…even though it happened when they re-selected Ruffley. Tricky! An MP being economical with the truth: surely not??!!

  80. 80
    Anonymous says:

    Aunty Eleet. Suspect your an imposter, Prescott couldn’t spell unforgivable.

  81. 81
    D Hippobottamus says:

    Why don’t they sell Vaseline in the House of Commons tuck shop?


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