The Coronavirus Diaries, 25th May 2020

Oh, how the days pass. How the government fails to convince us it has our welfare at heart. I checked in just after four to hear what Dominic Cummings had to say. But he despised the courtesy of arriving on time, so I missed his excuses. Probably just as well. It would have been a complete waste of time. Far from apologising for ignoring the guidelines, Cummings, backed by Johnson and other spineless weeds in cabinet and government, maintains his actions were completely justified. Continue reading

Shambolic and Terrifying

Weeks are passing and I’m not posting. I can blame work, blame a social life, but overall I blame Boris Johnson. I have never found clowns funny, but BoJo is terrifying, the clown of nightmares. He has a cohort of cronies who are equally awful. And some of the press… OMG. The usual suspects: the Express, the Mail, the Sun somehow spinning that Parliament is being anti-democratic, when to the meanest intelligence, Parliament is trying to do its job. The same papers, and the cohort, are telling people that the Supreme Court is biased, that the decision of the eleven judges was due to undue influence by the EU. This isn’t just nonsense, it’s dangerous nonsense. Continue reading