Kinnock's son, gay rumours and a flirty blonde Prime Minister

Kinnock's son, gay rumours and a flirty blonde Prime Minister: Meet the very unusual Danish leader who dragged David Cameron and Barack Obama into that embarrassing 'selfie' row

  • Helle Thorning-Schmidt, 46, is an unconventional head of state
  • The Danish PM has been nicknamed 'Gucci Helle' for her wardrobe
  • Husband Stephen, Neil Kinnock's son, had to fight off 'gay' rumours 

By PAUL BRACCHI

Her sexy wardrobe (and racy reputation) have earned her the nickname ‘Gucci Helle’ in her native Denmark.

It’s the kind of profile you would normally associate with, say, a footballer’s wife, or a model, not a prime minister. 

But then Danish leader Helle Thorning-Schmidt, 46, who dragged Barack Obama and David Cameron into that embarrassing ‘selfie’, is not a typical head of state, not by British standards anyway.

How many premiers, for example, when heckled at a public meeting about their wardrobe would have replied bluntly: ‘We can’t all look like s***.’

Or boarded a military plane to wartorn Libya in camouflage jacket and stilettos, with a bright red Gucci handbag (the headline in one Danish newspaper screamed: ‘Helle Took Her Bag To War’).

Not surprisingly, her sex appeal, which Miss Thorning-Schmidt seems to have exploited to the full, almost certainly contributed to her electoral success back in 2011. 

The word most Googled next to her name during the election campaign, it would later emerge, was ‘naked’. It is not clear, however, if voters expected to find naked photographs of her on the internet – or simply hoped to.

Danish magazines, meanwhile, claim  her looks have been enhanced by Botox. (‘Helle Thorning: Obsessed with Botox – see revealing images of the Prime Minister inside’).

Indeed, her career reads like a script from Borgen, the cult Danish political drama screened on BBC Four and featuring fictional prime minister Birgitte Nyborg. 

Miss Thorning-Schmidt has often compared herself to her TV counterpart. Certainly, her time in office has been dogged by scandal and gossip about her personal life.

We have a particular interest in Miss Thorning-Schmidt here in Britain, of course, because she is married to former Labour leader Lord Kinnock’s son, Stephen, 42. Their domestic arrangements are unusual, and the source of some controversy.

Stephen Kinnock is a director of the World Economic Forum and lives in Davos, Switzerland, spending no more than 33 weekends in Denmark, apparently. Under Danish law, his non-resident status allowed his wife to deduct about £40,000 in tax from the mortgage repayments on their £500,000 house in Copenhagen.

FULL STORY: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2522249/Kinnocks-son-gay-ru...

Views: 490

Comment

You need to be a member of 12160 Social Network to add comments!

Join 12160 Social Network

"Destroying the New World Order"

TOP CONTENT THIS WEEK

THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THE SITE!

mobile page

12160.info/m

12160 Administrators

 

Latest Activity

Doc Vega posted blog posts
7 hours ago
Burbia commented on Doc Vega's blog post You Don't Think There's a Government Cover up over attempted Trump Assassination?
"The astute Texas politician, Patricia Pangburn, coined the phrase, "Politics is show…"
10 hours ago
tjdavis posted videos
15 hours ago
tjdavis posted photos
18 hours ago
Doc Vega commented on Doc Vega's blog post Are they Going to get Trump One Way or Another?
"Les Prone, I'm sorry to differ with you when we agree on so many things but I don't…"
yesterday
Less Prone left a comment for Hobby Radio
"Thanks for the add."
yesterday
Less Prone and Hobby Radio are now friends
yesterday
Less Prone favorited Hobby Radio's blog post Shortwave and other Radio Matters
yesterday
Less Prone favorited tjdavis's video
yesterday
Doc Vega posted blog posts
yesterday
Hobby Radio left a comment for Less Prone
"Thank you Less."
yesterday
Hobby Radio posted a blog post

Shortwave and other Radio Matters

Hello  Dan here, I use to be a member back in the original days of 12160.  That was back when the…See More
yesterday
Doc Vega posted photos
Saturday
Less Prone commented on Doc Vega's blog post Are they Going to get Trump One Way or Another?
"I'd like to reformulate "Is Trump going to get them, one way or…"
Saturday
Less Prone left a comment for Hobby Radio
"Welcome back!"
Saturday
Less Prone commented on Less Prone's photo
Thumbnail

Donal J Trump

"The assassination failed so the cabal contacted Trump and reminded of who calls the shots. That…"
Saturday
Doc Vega posted a blog post

Who was the Shooter on the Water Tower? More Exposure of the Planned Murder of Donald Trump

The unbelievable failures of the secret service detail as well as the reliance upon the tiny Butler…See More
Friday
Hobby Radio left a comment for Ham Amateur Radio
"https://hobbyradios.site/  ; Welcome and post some radio stuff."
Friday
Hobby Radio updated their profile
Friday
Hobby Radio is now a member of 12160 Social Network
Friday

© 2024   Created by truth.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

content and site copyright 12160.info 2007-2019 - all rights reserved. unless otherwise noted