Written By: - Date published: 9:42 am, December 31st, 2015 - 105 comments
Categories: Abuse of power, International, the praiseworthy and the pitiful, twitter, you couldn't make this shit up - Tags: crosby textor, knighthood, lynton crosby, paula rebstock
Two different nations but in each of them the conservative Government is rewarding its friends with antiquated titles.
Arise Sir dogwhistle. Lynton Crosby knighted for "public service".
— Mary Creagh (@MaryCreaghMP) December 26, 2015
Isn't the Lynton Crosby knighthood the very thing a political strategist like Crosby would advise a PM against? Prince Philip redux. #auspol
— Michael Byrnes (@MichaelByrnes) December 28, 2015
My local foodbank in Salford is 3 foot under water thanks to cuts in flood defence budgets. But Lynton Crosby has been knighted. FFS.
— Glen Mitchell (@GlenMitchell1) December 26, 2015
NZ's biggest beneficiary gets a knighthood https://t.co/powQqjsFRj
— Rey-dio over Moscow (@radioovermoscow) December 30, 2015
Why wasn't @JohnJCampbell and the rest of the Campbell Live team on the NY honours list. Did more for me than Rebstock ever could.
— MissBetseyTrotwood (@Suzyiam) December 30, 2015
Giving her $2K a day obviously wasn't enough to express this Government's love for Paula Rebstock. They've made her a dame as well.
— Karyn Taylor-Moore (@TaylorMooreK) December 30, 2015