Uri Geller threatens to bend Jeremy Corbyn with his brain magic

Uri Geller holding a spoon with Corbyn's hed on it
John Shafthauer

Not much surprises in politics these days. In keeping with that thought, famous spoon ruiner Uri Geller has threatened to use his wicked sorcery on Jeremy Corbyn:

“Knock yourself out, big man,” you’re probably thinking. But is there something to worry about?


As Uri Geller was close friends with Michael Jackson, there’s no arguing that he’s an excellent judge of character. And yet, despite this, he’s taken something of a disliking to Corbyn.

Off The Perch caught up with Geller to find out what he plans:

As we speak, I am firing my mind javelins at Mr Corbyn. Jeremy is a 7th level druid, so it’s taking me some time to break down his defences. The guy eats a lot of cold beans, and as such, his psychic aura is formidable.

When asked what he hopes to achieve with this telepathic warfare, Geller said:

Using my brain magic, I will bend Corbyn’s neck at an untoward angle. Who could vote for such a ridiculous man? Muwahahaha!

Whether Geller can pull this off is up for debate. One source claims he’s already looking for a ‘pre-bent Jeremy Corbyn’ – suggesting he may fake the trick if he can’t pull it off legitimately.


Some people have questioned whether Geller – a man who has claimed to be able to kill livestock with his mind – can be taken seriously.

The answer is ‘no’ – he can’t be.

Unless you run an antique spoon business, of course, in which case you should pre-emptively ban him from your premises immediately.

Featured image via Chris McAndrew – Wikimedia / David Parry/PA Wire – Flickr

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    1. This story must not be real.
      Imagine using the talent Uri has in his mind to simply use it to mess with another’s who speaks out about the dogs of war.
      This has to be a joke.
      Unless this is the newest fantasy for brainwashing by ghost leaders from the dark ages still living amongst us, who in cold blood kill children in the Gaza with “Live” bullets.
      Bend that!

    2. The Jewish Chronicle is supposed to be funny, and I think is saying they are going out of their minds with the untenable situation Israel now finds itself in with Palestine.
      Now they are shooting children.
      It must of seemed irresistable in the begining to be financed by the wealthy American military, it being so easy to “solve the problem” that a British Treaty created by using guns, and as rule of possesion is 9/10 ‘s of the law philosophy. How can we lose?
      What a mistake to finance this deeply dark side of human nature .
      What miserable consequences for the planet.

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