web analytics

Doofus of the week – Christmas edition

Written By: - Date published: 12:29 pm, December 23rd, 2017 - 20 comments
Categories: Dirty Politics, doofus of the week, jacinda ardern - Tags:

In this week that leads up to Christmas and the time when we should all be pleasant to each other and respectful of each other’s belief systems the doofus of the week is someone who has recently displayed no inclination to do either.

The winner of this week’s award is Jordan Williams.

He has a complex past.  I sense a young person who is committed to conservative politics because he thinks this is best.  But his involvement in dirty politics has cast something of a shadow over his career.

And he bet Colin Craig in a defamation case winning significant damages.  I don’t know how.  Much as I detest Craig I did not think Jordan would win so well.  But Jordan did.  Somehow.

Anyway this week, the week before Christmas, he has sunk to new lows.  First he got stuck into Jacinda for taking part in Secret Santa.

Then the sham union he fronts attacked socialism and christmas by poking fun at both institutions at the same time.

The twitter response was brutal.

https://twitter.com/Election_Poetry/status/943725086405672960

And the woman who received Jacinda’s present was over the moon.

https://twitter.com/BecksT84/status/943205177292603392

I hope Jordan has a merry christmas and an enjoyable festive season. And if he has kids that he lets them be kids and also lean the benefit of socialism that mandates that everyone’s needs should be taken care of, even if it means that some with extravagant wealth have to do with less.

20 comments on “Doofus of the week – Christmas edition ”

  1. Incognito 1

    It is quite sad to see how one’s attempts at being relevant can so spectacularly backfire to becoming a nuisance and a blot on the Christmas cheers & spirit of Kiwis looking after friends, family, and people in need.

  2. Ed 2

    I would love it if Williams and Farrar’s murky past in Dirty Politics is revealed more in 2018.

    • D'Esterre 2.1

      Ed: “I would love it if Williams and Farrar’s murky past in Dirty Politics is revealed more in 2018.”

      Me too.

    • ropata 2.2

      Either that or they meet the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future, have a Scrooge-like revelation, and both decide to fade into obscurity and try to rectify their past wrongs.

    • mary_a 2.3

      Absolutely Ed (2) And also that of the weasley ponytail fondling pervert as well, but on a much greater scale than the two scaly toads you mention.

  3. One Anonymous Bloke 3

    During this festive season, it’s important for anyone considering Jordan Williams as a New Year’s fling, that before he or she allows the act to take place, he or she is fully informed about its nature and quality.

    See Section 128A of the Crimes Act for further details.

  4. Ross 4

    And he bet Colin Craig in a defamation case winning significant damages

    I presume you mean defeated Craig, not gambled! Oh and that decision was quashed.

    https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/328704/$1-point-27m-colin-craig-defamation-damages-ruled-excessive

  5. SPC 5

    I still wonder at the Herald publishing a piece by him about the Green Party, as a former member. Seriously f’ed up.

  6. Philg 6

    Where there’s life there’s Hope. And then there’s Jordan Williams.

  7. Pete 7

    And in the true spirit of Christmas nastiness … if Jordan Williams has kids I hope they escape.
    Subjecting them to the perverted thinking he usually shows would be child abuse.

  8. Thinkerr 8

    Don’t know why the taxpayers union doesn’t like Santa Claus. He’s the only successful example of trickle down I know of.

    BTW, Merry Christmas, Standardistas!

  9. DirkDirkin 9

    I didn’t think the Nats liked unions

  10. NZJester 10

    What can you say about a man from a group calling itself The Tax payers Union, a group who support the tax dodgers who do not pay their fair share of tax or no tax at all and show disdain for the real tax paying public? Not much at all really. They should be made to change there name to The Tax Dodgers Anti Union due to the current deceptive labeling of their group.

  11. Jingyang 11

    If the pair Jordan Williams and David Farrar are the Taxpayers Union, does that mean it’s a civil union?

  12. ‘ Doofus of the Week’ : Christmas edition.

    Seems everyday is Christmas when it comes to Far right wing nutters.

    L0L !

  13. Brian Tregaskin 13

    Careful ladies and gentlemen this topic is heading into defamation country!!!

    • Mr Scooter 13.1

      I’m quite convinced about Farrar but still unsure about Williams. Still if the company he keeps is anything to go by is anything to judge him by, then all bets are off.

    • One Anonymous Bloke 13.2

      With Mr. Williams’ reputation on the line, I might be liable for damages of $1 or so.

  14. R.P. Mcmurphy 14

    he is psychologically disposed to take and never to give.

Recent Comments

Recent Posts

  • Tokelau Language Week reminds us to stay united and strong
    Staying strong in the face of challenges and being true to our heritage and languages are key to preserving our cultural identity and wellbeing, is the focus of the 2020 Tokelau Language Week. Minister for Pacific Peoples, Aupito William Sio, says this year’s theme, ‘Apoapo tau foe, i nā tāfea ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    13 hours ago
  • NZ announces a third P-3 deployment in support of UN sanctions
    The Government has deployed a Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion (P-3) maritime patrol aircraft to support the implementation of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions imposing sanctions against North Korea, announced Minister of Foreign Affairs Winston Peters and Minister of Defence Ron Mark. “New Zealand has long supported ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    5 days ago
  • Pacific trade and development agreement a reality
    Pacific regional trade and development agreement PACER Plus will enter into force in 60 days now that the required eight countries have ratified it. Trade and Export Growth Minister David Parker welcomed the announcement that the Cook Islands is the eighth nation to ratify this landmark agreement. “The agreement represents ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    1 week ago
  • Securing a pipeline of teachers
    The Government is changing its approach to teacher recruitment as COVID-19 travel restrictions continue, by boosting a range of initiatives to get more Kiwis into teaching. “When we came into Government, we were faced with a teacher supply crisis,” Education Minister Chris Hipkins said. “Over the past three years, we ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Border exceptions for a small number of international students with visas
    The Government has established a new category that will allow 250 international PhD and postgraduate students to enter New Zealand and continue their studies, in the latest set of border exceptions. “The health, safety and wellbeing of people in New Zealand remains the Government’s top priority. Tight border restrictions remain ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • First COVID-19 vaccine purchase agreement signed
    The Government has signed an agreement to purchase 1.5 million COVID-19 vaccines – enough for 750,000 people – from Pfizer and BioNTech, subject to the vaccine successfully completing all clinical trials and passing regulatory approvals in New Zealand, say Research, Science and Innovation Minister Megan Woods and Health Minister Chris Hipkins. ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • International statement – End-to-end encryption and public safety
    We, the undersigned, support strong encryption, which plays a crucial role in protecting personal data, privacy, intellectual property, trade secrets and cyber security.  It also serves a vital purpose in repressive states to protect journalists, human rights defenders and other vulnerable people, as stated in the 2017 resolution of the ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Ministry of Defence Biodefence Assessment released
    The Ministry of Defence has today released a Defence Assessment examining Defence’s role across the spectrum of biological hazards and threats facing New Zealand. Biodefence: Preparing for a New Era of Biological Hazards and Threats looks at how the NZDF supports other agencies’ biodefence activities, and considers the context of ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • New Approaches to Economic Challenges: Confronting Planetary Emergencies: OECD 9 October 2020
    New Approaches to Economic Challenges: Confronting Planetary Emergencies: OECD 9 October 2020 Hon David Parker’s response following Thomas Piketty and Esther Duflo. Good morning, good afternoon, and good evening, wherever in the world you might be. I first acknowledge the excellent thought provoking speeches of Thomas Piketty and Esther ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Kaipara Moana restoration takes next step
    A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed today at Waihāua Marae between the Crown, local iwi and councils to protect, restore and enhance the mauri of Kaipara Moana in Northland. Environment Minister David Parker signed the document on behalf of the Crown along with representatives from Ngā Maunga Whakahī, Ngāti ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • New Zealand and Uruguay unite on reducing livestock production emissions
    Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor and Uruguayan Minister of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries Carlos María Uriarte have welcomed the launch of a three-year project that will underpin sustainable livestock production in Uruguay, Argentina, and Costa Rica.  The project called ‘Innovation for pasture management’ is led by Uruguay’s National Institute of Agricultural ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • 3100 jobs created through marae upgrades
    Hundreds of marae throughout the country will be upgraded through investments from the Provincial Growth Fund’s refocused post COVID-19 funding to create jobs and put money into the pockets of local tradespeople and businesses, Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones and Māori Development Minister Nanaia Mahuta have announced. “A total ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Health volunteers recognised in annual awards
    Health Minister Chris Hipkins has announced 9 teams and 14 individuals are the recipients of this year’s Minister of Health Volunteer Awards.  “The health volunteer awards celebrate and recognise the thousands of dedicated health sector volunteers who give many hours of their time to help other New Zealanders,” Mr Hipkins ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Community COVID-19 Fund supports Pacific recovery
    The Minister for Pacific Peoples, Aupito William Sio says a total of 264 groups and individuals have successfully applied for the Pacific Aotearoa Community COVID-19 Recovery Fund, that will support Pacific communities drive their own COVID-19 recovery strategies, initiatives, and actions. “I am keen to see this Fund support Pacific ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Community benefits from Māori apprenticeships
    Up to 50 Māori apprentices in Wellington will receive paid training to build houses for their local communities, thanks to a $2.75 million investment from the Māori Trades and Training Fund, announced Employment Minister Willie Jackson today. “This funding will enable Ngāti Toa Rangatira Incorporated to provide its Ngā Kaimahi ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Training fund supports Māori jobseekers
    Rapidly growing sectors will benefit from a $990,000 Māori Trades and Training Fund investment which will see Wellington jobseekers supported into work, announced Employment Minister Willie Jackson today. “This funding will enable Sapphire Consultants Ltd. to help up to 45 Māori jobseekers into paid training initiatives over two years through ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Ruakura Inland Port development vital infrastructure for Waikato
    The Government is investing $40 million to develop an inland port at Ruakura which will become a freight super-hub and a future business, research and residential development for the Waikato, Urban Development and Transport Minister Phil Twyford, and Māori Development Minister Nanaia Mahuta announced today. The funding has been has ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Appointments made to Defence Expert Review Group
    Defence Minister Ron Mark announced today the establishment of an Expert Review Group to review a number of aspects of the New Zealand Defence Force’s (NZDF) structure, information management and record-keeping processes.  The Expert Review Group’s work arises out of the first recommendation from the Report of the Government’s Inquiry ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • No active community cases of COVID-19
    There are no active community cases of COVID-19 remaining in the country after the last people from the recent outbreak have recovered from the virus, Health Minister Chris Hipkins said today. “This is a big milestone. New Zealanders have once again through their collective actions squashed the virus. The systems ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    2 weeks ago
  • Clean energy upgrade for more public buildings
    More public buildings will be supported by the Government to upgrade to run on clean energy, the Minister for Climate Change James Shaw announced today. Minister Shaw announced that Lincoln and Auckland universities will receive support through the Clean-Powered Public Service Fund to replace fossil fuel boilers. Southern, Taranaki, and ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    3 weeks ago
  • Schools back donations scheme for the second year
    More schools have opted in to the donations scheme for 2021, compared to 2020 when the scheme was introduced. “The families of more than 447,000 students will be better off next year, with 94% of eligible schools and kura opting into the scheme,” Education Minister Chris Hipkins said. “This is ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    3 weeks ago
  • Ruapehu cycle trails gets PGF boost
    The spectacular Mountains to Sea cycle trail in Ruapehu District will receive $4.6 million in funding from the Provincial Growth Fund for two additional trails, Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones announced today. “This is an exciting development for the local community, and one that will provide significant economic opportunities ...
    BeehiveBy beehive.govt.nz
    3 weeks ago