When David Cunliffe lost the last leadership contest he immediately started white anting David Shearer, despite all the public bullshit about unity and working together.

Furthermore, Cunliffe promised a deadwood clean-out as the first thing he’d do on taking over the party.

If the Labour activists and the Unions decide that Cunliffe should be in the top job, it’s going to get real nasty.

Can’t wait. The tipline is good to go.  


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  • Kendall

    He is a clown no doubt

    • johnbronkhorst

      and you expect something different from the 3 ring circus that is labour?

      • Kendall

        Not at all

  • Michael

    Easier to list the non-deadwood of Labour…


    Nope, can’t think of any.

  • cows4me

    If he’s going to take out the deadwood in that lot he’ll need a decent mulcher.

  • johnbronkhorst

    and now we see why their flag is red!!
    To clean up all the blood on the floor and off the cutlery after all the back stabbing, while leaving no discernible stains.

  • OT Richter

    Fraser House has been quiet lately. The insider knowledge was always good for a giggle.

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  • Sir Cullen’s Sidekick

    I spoke to lot of Labourers. They are saying Labour is excited about Curryleaf’s leadership and the whole party is united behind Curryleaf. Stop all this scaremongering.

    • Hazards001

      Was wasted on yesterday…so here it is again..

      • Time For Accountability

        Conflicts with Robertson’s slogan

        “Stand behind me”

        • Hazards001

          Ahhh so he’s a taker huh?…silly me..he is a Labour politician after all…of course he’s a taker!

      • I See Silly People

        “I’m buggered if I’ll vote Labour”

  • It’s all very well for Cunliffe to prune the deadwood. But when the MP’s supporting him are of the calibre of Sue Moroney, Louisa Wall, Nanaia Mahuta and Iain Lees-Galloway, will those who replace the deadwood be any better?

  • Ducky

    replace deadwood with shrivelled rotten leaves. Labia is only good for the compost.