Little Laughter from Angry Dwarves

David Cameron’s comedy turn at the Press Gallery Lunch yesterday has generated his best coverage in weeks, but not everyone saw the funny side of his digs at the Speaker. The Walking with Giants Foundation, a dwarf charity are really, really cross:

“Once again we have an influential figure, if not the most influential person in the country, making distasteful references about a person’s lack of height. It was bad enough having a minister of health make similar distasteful comments but to have the prime minister himself glorify the comments in a joke is totally unacceptable and downright appalling”

They’re over-reacting a little and there is really no reason to be grumpy…

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Quote of the Day

Stella Creasy at Jewish Labour fringe event…

“I was going to say something about how good it is being a Jew in the Labour party at the moment… but someone told me you guys don’t get irony.”


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