In 2009, the Foreign Secretary wrote about his disdain for health and safety campaigners.
The piece was brought back to light this week following the Grenfell Tower block fire, which has left 58 people presumed dead.
In the 2009 article for the Telegraph he said: ‘Ladies and gentlemen, let’s have a big hand for this year’s winner of the prize for the Most Successful Special Interest Group. I give you – the Royal Society for the Extremely Stupid.’
Boris Johnson said in 2009 that safety fears were making the UK safe for ‘extremely stupid people’
Thanks to NLAT for the link.
Martin Griffiths @ NLAT: The only stupid people are the Tories and their voters. Britain would be better off without either.
Bill Prince @ NLAT: Johnson comes from a family of stupid people – his sister claims that May is a “victim” of the Grenfell fire.
David Reid @ NLAT: This is not an affable buffoon he is a dangerous man as far as normal working people are concerned.
Jean-Paul du Toit @ NLAT: He’s also famously been quoted once saying: “Flubber gumble bobble figgle doink. Wullabaloo trungle bullwink twoddle-whomp.” It was a great day…