James O'Brien

James O'Brien


'Charm personified.' The Observer. 'Former suit salesman.' Daily Mail. Retweets are not endorsements.

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This is incredibly detailed & so important.

Might go big on wig-curlers at 10.

If you thought @achrisevans  ringing mystery hour was fun, you should have heard our assistant producer @lobouk ’s sneery scepticism when Chris claimed to be a TV presenter.

Investigation finds 88% of Tory ads misleading compared to 0% for Labour via @MetroUK 

I love the way @huwbbc  has quietly owned this space.

At risk of giving away trade secrets, I suspect that the most crucial question of the moment is this: 'What, exactly, are you celebrating?'

We're about to discover that 'clarity', like Brexit, has a million different meanings.

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If the chairman of the Spectator@afneil ) really can’t get an interview with the ex-editor of the Spectator @BorisJohnson ), he could always ask the current deputy editor to have a word with her husband (Dominic Cummings). Barclay brothers permitting, of course. #bbcimpartiality 

Brexit latest: Outrage as people who voted to abolish free movement discover that abolishing free movement means movement will no longer be free.

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Politicians like Priti Patel & Boris Johnson are telling ever more barefaced lies to the public. Journalists who remain reluctant to call them lies are already complicit.

Give this one an RT, eh lads? I don’t normally ask but it’s important because he’s still telling porkies all over the place & going largely unchallenged.

My youngest has had my old phone for a couple of years. Just for games, which I download for her before disconnecting the internet. Still has my old contacts though & it turns out she’s been messaging my dad, who died 5 years ago. I may have something in my eye.

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Dropping bombs on a country but voting against allowing refugee children fleeing the conflict to come here. That’s got to be worse than running through a wheat field.

It's been clear since the Brexit ref that Cummings & co use social media to create a false reality designed to scare people into voting against their own interests. Yesterday suggests that they're now prepared to use the country's most senior political journalists to do the same.

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