‘You can’t talk about Brexit without using the word “betrayal”’

Rod Liddle joins Brendan O’Neill for Podcast Live.


Rod Liddle is the special guest on the first-ever live edition of The Brendan O’Neill Show at Podcast Live in London. Rod and Brendan discuss the great Brexit betrayal, how wokeness reached ‘peak wank’, and equal-opportunities offending.

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Amelia Cantor

26th October 2019 at 10:01 am

Thank you, Comrade Brendan, for having Rod Liddle on your show. This egregious Miww-waww suppo’er is a perfect example of Brexit Man. He’s an overweight, unhealthy, cigarette-smoking cis white male whose toxic Islamophobia is a desperate attempt to avoid facing the Rainbow Future that awaits the Benighted Kingdom. Unfortunately, Liddle won’t be with us much longer and won’t be jailed for his hate the way I am confident that Brendan and the Comrades will. But I hope Liddle is here long enough to see Jeremy in Number Ten.

So all I can say is: More Liddle, please. Lots more! He’s even better than Nigel Farage or Nick Griffin for discrediting the Brexit cause.

Hugh Bryant

27th October 2019 at 10:05 pm

Titania does it better. Sorry – but don’t give up the day job just yet.

Ven Oods

14th October 2019 at 3:02 pm

It lived up to its billing.
Well done!

jessica christon

14th October 2019 at 11:09 am

This was a great podcast, and Liddle is on of the most entertaining speakers around right now. However I think they both overlooked the fact that a large part of the appeasing of Islam is done out of fear of violent reprisals more than it is out of a genuine wish to protect it from humour or criticism, yet because there is virtually no honesty about this anywhere it appears as if it’s just the standard issue identity politics and minority-coddling we’ve all become so used to.

A Game

16th October 2019 at 10:30 am

J Christon:
I think they were right, I think you are right… the left’s love affair with Islam… it is puzzling and bizarre and strange on so many levels. As well established, its been proof of there being zero moral compass on the modern left’s being. How that happened, why its happened… there are the obvious answers, but it also shows something broken on a really profound level.

A Game

14th October 2019 at 10:21 am

So, wokeness has moved so fast, the control of language so arbitrary, that someone with autism (and we know enough, generally about it to know they learn by rote, fixed ideation) struggles to keep up, and after buying into the campaign that Labour cares about people with learning disabilities or have a disability, and are sacked, thrown away, because they weren’t slavish enough in toeing the new rules.

I want to buy the woman who asked, “Can a lady have a cock?” a drink.

Andrew Leonard

14th October 2019 at 8:05 am

If BBC interviewers feel they have the moral upper hand, and only need refer to their opposition as racists, then responding in turn by referring to these people as ‘tossers’, might not be enough to shift the debate. What else have you got, Rod?

Jerry Owen

17th October 2019 at 8:30 am

Thing is Andrew Leonard , Rod explained in some considerable detail with anecdotal stories which does indeed suggest that they are indeed ‘tossers’ .. perhaps your hearing was selective !

John Reic

14th October 2019 at 6:35 am

Listening to the spiked podcast about the momentum member ,reminded me of how the Labour Party would work upto 3 years ago,there’d be branch meetings, it would get members involved make them feel like they were doing something by contributing ,have a quiz night or a raffle or sell fish N chips, then everyone would take 300 leaflets and distribute them in their area, Councillors would get elected and those Councillors would concentrate on helping to make the working class’s lives better, now momentum don’t think, any of that is important, including balancing the books, or helping get leaflets out that would inform locals, Councillors were there to help, and if they did they’d vote for those labour Councillors to get them re elected, it’s more a case of posting woke victimhood on social media, not knowing about their local area or trying to engage with It’s members to get them to do anything productive or creative like, getting Labour people elected, then they can give feedback that encourages others to get elected,

But this causes momentum to come in and Then the labour Party loses contact with the local area, as they think getting the message across on social media, wins votes, also liking those cliques as they can sit around virtue signalling. Feeling they’re in agreement with others, on their lives, not at branch meetings but in special interest victim groups.

This also means before Lammy had His breakdown, and If we Had AWS for leader If A lady Had to be leader then if It was Lammy versus Jess phillips Someone who at least understood the working class for a bit would have lost in favour of A All woman shortlists,

Jim Lawrie

14th October 2019 at 12:24 am

Where do the feminists go from here? They’ve painted themselves into a corner.

They could admit their first mistake by dropping the word feminism and replace it with the women’s movement.
They will have to learn to knock on doors instead of barging in.

Garreth Byrne

13th October 2019 at 9:57 pm

Liddle comes across as a well-spoken raconteur.

bf bf

13th October 2019 at 9:03 pm

Betraying, traitorous scum.

Ven Oods

14th October 2019 at 3:03 pm

You might have dropped a proper noun in there, just as a hint…

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