The new Dianne Abbott appreciation thread

The new Dianne Abbott appreciation thread

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Puggit

Original Poster:

40,673 posts

185 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Well, the old thread seems to be languishing in moderator-land, so here's a new one...

Abbott has claimed that since 2010 the Tories have 'hugely increased youth unemployment'

https://twitter.com/HackneyAbbott/status/862950493...

Facts on youth unemployment:
2010 - 19.1%
2017 - 12.6%

Oops

Eric Mc

104,724 posts

202 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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What's the definition of a "youth?

Wobbegong

10,829 posts

106 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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EU youth unemployment is up so..... something something evil something Tories

Who_Goes_Blue

877 posts

108 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Such a plum

alfie2244

8,627 posts

125 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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"cut young people's services the bone"...grammar as bad as her math.
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Eric Mc

104,724 posts

202 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Maths smile

alfie2244

8,627 posts

125 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Eric Mc said:
Maths smile
I typed maths and it auto-corrected it to math...in fact your post and mine have now both got wiggley red lines under wink

Eric Mc

104,724 posts

202 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Oh no, not the wigglies?

Damn Americans - they're taking over the Internet.

I look on red wigglies as a sign of defiance and independence for PROPER English.

alfie2244

8,627 posts

125 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Eric Mc said:
Oh no, not the wigglies?

Damn Americans - they're taking over the Internet.

I look on red wigglies as a sign of defiance and independence for PROPER English.
I blame the Russians myself.

Eric Mc

104,724 posts

202 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Da.

Short Grain

813 posts

157 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Eric Mc said:
Oh no, not the wigglies?

Damn Americans - they're taking over the Internet.

I look on red wigglies as a sign of defiance and independence for PROPER English.
I just right click and 'add to dictionary' Confirming or Adding to our English Vocabulary in my own small way, at least on my computer! wink


Ayahuasca

23,170 posts

216 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Puggit said:
Well, the old thread seems to be languishing in moderator-land, so here's a new one...

Abbott has claimed that since 2010 the Tories have 'hugely increased youth unemployment'

https://twitter.com/HackneyAbbott/status/862950493...

Facts on youth unemployment:
2010 - 19.1%
2017 - 12.6%

Oops
She could have argued that the 2017 figures include 'zero hours contracts' and gig-type jobs.

Eric Mc

104,724 posts

202 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Short Grain said:
Eric Mc said:
Oh no, not the wigglies?

Damn Americans - they're taking over the Internet.

I look on red wigglies as a sign of defiance and independence for PROPER English.
I just right click and 'add to dictionary' Confirming or Adding to our English Vocabulary in my own small way, at least on my computer! wink
That's way too boring and sensible.

alfie2244

8,627 posts

125 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Every day is a learning day wink

hairyben

8,516 posts

120 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Give some respect to how she makes herself look idiotic in the hope that corbin looks somewhat reasonable alongside her. You just dont get that kind of self-sacrifice from a tory.

LordLoveLength

611 posts

67 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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She'll be misspeaking on 'any questions' tonight on Radio 4 at 8. I'm sure she'll be as good as ever.

Likes Fast Cars

2,576 posts

102 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Ayahuasca said:
She could have argued that the 2017 figures include 'zero hours contracts' and gig-type jobs.
Except she's not that smart...

Jimboka

7,420 posts

141 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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hairyben said:
Give some respect to how she makes herself look idiotic in the hope that corbin looks somewhat reasonable alongside her. You just dont get that kind of self-sacrifice from a tory.
I don't know, what about Boris?

Likes Fast Cars

2,576 posts

102 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Jimboka said:
I don't know, what about Boris?
At least Boris has some intellect.

PH XKR

1,761 posts

39 months

Friday 12th May 2017
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Its a shame she is black as I would like to say a monkey could do better but that's like goosestepping in Frankfurt airport