Wednesday saw Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn statement and his government spending review of the last five years.
Things started as you'd expect...
If captions were honest— TechnicallyRon (@TechnicallyRon) November 25, 2015
Then George let off a howler on tax credit cuts:
That's not just a u-turn, it's a triple pike with twist. #spendingreview— fleetstreetfox (@fleetstreetfox) November 25, 2015
— Dan Walker (@mrdanwalker) November 25, 2015
But no one could agree who actually brought the u-turn on, so the Lib Dems, Labour, the Lords and many others started to argue for attribution...
— General Boles (@GeneralBoles) November 25, 2015
The Speaker ordered a rowdy member to take up yoga...
Osborne let out quite a strange soundbite at one point:
“We are the builders, so we’ll lie about how much everything will cost you.” - George Osborne.— paul bassett davies (@thewritertype) November 25, 2015
And nothing could stop the public abusing the Chancellor:
GEORGE HORSEPORN— Lance Baklava (@ncguk) November 25, 2015
But overall, things could be summed up quite easily:
If you missed the Chancellor’s #AutumnStatement, just imagine a shifty estate agent reading out a Daily Mail editorial at a rugby club.— paul bassett davies (@thewritertype) November 25, 2015
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