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AIBU for being annoyed at this letter from an MP?

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Rasapa Fri 15-Mar-13 15:45:59

I have name-changed for this for reasons which will become evident later.

Anyway (deep breath). My db goes to a club. A member of staff who works for a member of Parliament goes to same club. They are in a junior role. My db has made jokey comments about politics to this person (NOTHING abusive, sexist or racist).

A letter arrived last week from the MP (actually it was on his behalf NOT written or signed by him at all) from a person who works in his office telling (that's how it seems to me) my db not to approach this person about politics again.

I am offended by this; just feels like an abuse of power. I dunno AIBU?

MidniteScribbler Sun 17-Mar-13 23:22:50

Talk to the MP concerned about it, they can't send that sort of letter in any official capacity.

But it does sound like your DB might have been a bit of a prat to this person. He maybe should consider who he is talking to and what he says when he wants to make jokes or statements. It's a bit like the acquaintance I know who makes disgusting comments to a gynocologist friend of mine. Inappropriate, unncessary, and really not funny.

quoteunquote Mon 18-Mar-13 01:20:09

what did your brother say?

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