"Families are struggling against a tide of junk information on junk food."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Diane Abbott on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Diane Abbott on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Diane Abbott on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Diane Abbott on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Diane Abbott on Benjamin Franklin
"My family were from Jamaica."
"Gun crime is a major cause of fear and distress throughout the UK. The problem is deeply entrenched in a wide range of social and cultural factors and therefore not an isolated issue."
"I was a postman one Christmas and I developed a morbid fear of dogs."
"When fast food is not a treat but a dietary staple, the children surf the internet all day in dark corners of the room and are bombarded with latest gadgets. Things replace parental standards."
"The honest truth is that if this government were to propose the massacre of the first-born, it would still have no difficulty in getting it through the Commons."