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Friday 9th June 2017

All hail Comrade Corbyn – I recognise greatness when I see it


Comrades. I’m going to tell you why I think Jeremy Corbyn is the right person to lead this country. First of all, I like the fact that he’s not a typical politician. There’s something refreshing about his refusal to play the media’s game. Ordinary politicians are ready with a quote when a big story breaks, but not our Jeremy. He thinks nothing of switching off his phone and spending the day working on his allotment. Instead of talking to journalists on his way into meetings, he runs them over. When he does do interviews, his refusal to be interrupted speaks of a bold, confident leader who’s comfortable in his own skin. I particularly like his catchphrase and the way his voice goes all high-pitched when he says it: ‘Can I finish?’

Secondly, he’s a man of principle. He has stuck doggedly to his brand of hard-left politics for more than 50 years. The fact that this credo has been an unmitigated disaster in every country in which it has been tried, leading to the suppression of free speech, the imprisonment of political dissidents and mass starvation, hasn’t led to the slightest sliver of doubt or one jot of revision. John Maynard Keynes said: ‘When the facts change, I change my mind’, but not Jeremy. He is as steadfast and reliable as a stopped clock. That’s the kind of man I want as the head of our government in a fast-moving world. (To read more, click here.)

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Re: All hail Comrade Corbyn – I recognise greatness when I see it
Posted by Simon RR on 12-06-2017 09:24:

I like this comment by John Crace on Toby's performance on the Andrew Marr show yesterday: "George (Osborn) stripped down to his speedos and went off to do a few lengths of the pool to cool down, leaving Toby “Last of the Maybotniks” Young to have a breakdown of his own by insisting that the strong and stable Supreme Leader really was still the strong and stable Supreme Leader. Back in Downing Street, the Maybot started typing her resignation letter. When Toby is your Praetorian guard, it really is time to go. Toby has yet to find an argument he can understand, let alone win."



Re: All hail Comrade Corbyn – I recognise greatness when I see it
Posted by S&M Mistress on 18-06-2017 19:55:

In my line of work, I require a steady supply of S&M gimps. These are absolutely crucial for our industry sector to function on an efficient, supply and demand basis. Hence I formally extend an offer of employment (zero hour based contract), to Toby Young. Toby, if you're listening (in addition to willing and able/strong & stable): you're hired baby!






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