this is like, my Home?

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Re: this is like, my Home?

Postby barbarianhorde » Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:07 pm

I kind of like Boris.
I read his book on Churchill which was fresh.
And you cant be all wrong as an English politician if you've got such passion for the man who grabbed Europe from the jaws of the ugliest regime of eternity.

Maybe Boris is precisely what is needed. You never can tell in advance, but he sure is giving a less helpless impression than May.

All this helplessness was ridiculous. You cant be England and pretend to have no power or leverage.
Plus a deal? Really? Are you going to trust a deal, made with the likes of ... them?
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Re: this is like, my Home?

Postby MagsJ » Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:57 pm

barbarianhorde wrote:I kind of like Boris.
I read his book on Churchill which was fresh.
And you cant be all wrong as an English politician if you've got such passion for the man who grabbed Europe from the jaws of the ugliest regime of eternity.

Maybe Boris is precisely what is needed. You never can tell in advance, but he sure is giving a less helpless impression than May.

All this helplessness was ridiculous. You cant be England and pretend to have no power or leverage.
Plus a deal? Really? Are you going to trust a deal, made with the likes of ... them?

It was a weird era in British politics indeed.. please note that I’ve been intentionally diplomatic in that reply. :P

Boris, the latter day Churchill.. I’ve never thought of him as such, but a worthy comparison to make. He does seem to have gotten our power and leverage back on track, and so putting discussions back on the table, where there were none.. due to the EU Officials’ childish attitude to us Brexiting.

Sure.. there’s already less brands on the shelves, of biscuits and other such unhealthy produce, but the country is already happier on the whole, and that wages and living standards in general will rise.
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Re: this is like, my Home?

Postby Fixed Cross » Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:13 pm

I read that the Queen has been asking if she has the right to fire him?
But now he is making a u turn (as it is phrased) on the Irish border issue.

I would not like to be a politician in this day and age.

Anyway, you're the only sane Brit I know online I suppose, so the only way I can get some news out of England. Its good to hear people are feeling a bit better.
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Re: this is like, my Home?

Postby MagsJ » Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:44 pm

I read that Boris said he’d rather be sacked than resign, and the story became “Can the Queen sack the Prime Minister” lol.. the situation seems to have settled down now, so I think that option is off the table.

The thing is.. the opposition watches and documents Boris’ every move of his every waking moment, and spins a negative angle on all the articles that go to press. That seems to have died down and subsided now, leaving him to get on with negotiating an optimal Brexit deal as possible.
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Re: this is like, my Home?

Postby Fixed Cross » Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:52 pm

This appeared on Russia Today - a lady who normally votes Conservative but "cant stand the buffoon" --
Yet she certainly refuses to vote for "the red man".



So Farage then?
Or is he also a buffoon?
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Re: this is like, my Home?

Postby MagsJ » Thu Dec 05, 2019 3:04 am

:lol:
Fixed Cross wrote:This appeared on Russia Today - a lady who normally votes Conservative but "cant stand the buffoon" --
Yet she certainly refuses to vote for "the red man".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DjWw_xKOZI

So Farage then?
Or is he also a buffoon?

He used to be seen as one, when he was a heavy drinker.. wouldn’t/couldn’t be anywhere without a drink in his hand.. even in television interviews and public appearances, but he’s taken more seriously since that ceased. She may vote Green, which is who voters vote for when they have become disenfranchised with the Left Centre and Right parties, but the Greens only main policy is to plant more trees

Labour has announced plans to plant two billion trees by 2040 and create 10 new national parks, as part of its rewilding plans to tackle the climate crisis and help the environment.
The other parties have gone for smaller targets, as the Tories have pledged 30 million trees a year until 2024, while the Lib Dems have said 60 million until 2045 if they win.”

I’ve not been out campaigning, so I don’t know what the voting intentions are, but I’ll have a better idea tomorrow evening.

Boris is being denigrated for avoiding some interviews and TV debates, but he doesn’t have to accept them all, but this is not the case when Corbyn does likewise.. it’s not a big deal then. The Conservative-bias is real.

One week to go..
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