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‘I nearly voted for UKIP’, ‘Peckhams’ should be flogged

10 Jan, 2013

Morissey tells Loaded magazine:

I nearly voted for UKIP. I like Nigel Farage a great deal. His views are quite logical – especially where Europe is concerned, although it was plain daft of him to applaud the lavish expense of the royal wedding at a time when working-class England were told to cut back, shut-up and get stuffed.

He also tells the magazine about his dislike of David & Victoria Beckham:

I’d… have the Peckhams dragged to the edge of the village and flogged because they are insufferable to anyone of intelligence, and theyactively chase the paparazzi. We don’t seem to realise that David and Victoria Peckham will soon be back and god forbid they will be bestowed with titles Sir and Lady Peckham, this is what’s wrong with this country, we don’t seem to care. Football often seems to me to have no meaning whatsoever other than just to be there. It can’t be elevated any higher because so many footballers are paid £200,000 a week, yet couldn’t identify a harp.