Fiend Screws Up – Big Time

Hon. Fiend, the failing political blog (it failed to even be shortlisted for the Guardian’s Political Blog of Year awards) really has put it’s cyber-foot in it this afternoon.

In a blog about the Tories posted at 5.02pm today, beginning “Apropos of nothing…” the Fiend went on to make some pretty defamatory allegations about a former shadow cabinet minister. Guido is an acquaintance of the person concerned so won’t repeat the allegations, primarily because he knows them to be untrue.

UPDATE: Post deleted, 7.55pm. Fearless Fiend fears m’learned friends I suspect. Still the trouble with blogging is it gets sent out on RSS feeds – irretrievably.
UPDATE: “Earlier on I removed a post from this site after about 15 minutes. It will return in due course.” Guido wonders if it might be a little altered in the new version. The suspense…

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Dame Laura Cox report into Pestminster slams Bercow and his team…

“I find it difficult to envisage how the necessary changes can be successfully delivered, and the confidence of the staff restored, under the current senior House administration.”


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