10 hilarious reactions to Ed Balls losing his seat

This morning we learned former shadow chancellor Ed Balls lost his seat to the Conservative candidate Andrea Jenkyns.

Balls was standing once again in the marginal seat of Morley and Outwood – a seat the British public were generally convinced he’d keep. So needless to say, it’s somewhat of a shock.

True to form, the internet reacted hilariously.

Now read:

Readers' comments (3)

  • a catastrophe averted by the skin of our teeth. Re Balls; those who don't learn from the past are condemned to repeat it-a shade too far for most right-thinking people.

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  • My Generation went through a full scale WAR and although I was too young for "service" we were not too young to be bombed out of House and Home, living near the Manchest Ship Canal at that time.

    Two World Was fought to porevent foreigners Governing us. Yet NOW our present Governments PAY them to Govern us. Strange Ain't it!

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  • Anonymous

    @ian harris

    Don't you mean "a shade too far for most right-WING people"?

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