03/12/2013 11:27 GMT | Updated 04/12/2013 06:23 GMT

Autumn Statement 2013: Ed Balls' Evolving Reaction To The Economy In 6 Glorious/Terrifying Gifs

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Shadow chancellor Ed Balls addresses delegates on the second day of the Labour Party Annual Conference in Brighton.

Ed Balls is rather resolute in his consistent opposition to George Osborne's economic plans and his determined view they will ultimately fail.

Well, that's what he'd like you to think.

Here are six glorious - and terrifying - gifs that prove otherwise...

The Evolution Of Ed Balls