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by citizenJA
Mon 25 Jan, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 25th January 2021
Replies: 15
Views: 1339

Re: Monday 25th January 2021

tinyclanger2 wrote:Oh!
here clanger here!
:rock:
by citizenJA
Mon 25 Jan, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 25th January 2021
Replies: 15
Views: 1339

Re: Monday 25th January 2021

Does anyone have any idea what government is up to? What's government's goal? Feel free to post best guesses.
by citizenJA
Mon 25 Jan, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 25th January 2021
Replies: 15
Views: 1339

Re: Monday 25th January 2021

Good afternoon, everyone.
by citizenJA
Fri 22 Jan, 2021 3:32 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 22nd January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1787

Re: Friday 22nd January 2021

Michael Spicer @MrMichaelSpicer This was the Home Secretary's answer as to why the UK has the worst daily death rate in the world. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EsV88dvXcAAhLis?format=jpg&name=900x900 2:30 pm · 22 Jan 2021 https://twitter.com/MrMichaelSpicer/status/1352624751651516419" oncli...
by citizenJA
Fri 22 Jan, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 22nd January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1787

Re: Friday 22nd January 2021

Good morning, everyone.
by citizenJA
Thu 21 Jan, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2021
Replies: 22
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 21st January 2021

Goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Thu 21 Jan, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2021
Replies: 22
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 21st January 2021

citizenJA wrote:Elements of medical
my response to last night's thread question here
"What are our favourite Trump memories?"
by citizenJA
Thu 21 Jan, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2021
Replies: 22
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 21st January 2021

Oops. https://twitter.com/Tony_Diver/status/1352256657812828162" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Tony Diver @Tony_Diver NEW: Government laptops given to schools for students to use at home have come pre-installed with a serious virus that tries to connect them to a Russian s...
by citizenJA
Thu 21 Jan, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2021
Replies: 22
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 21st January 2021

Good afternoon, everyone.
by citizenJA
Thu 21 Jan, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2021
Replies: 22
Views: 1631

Re: Thursday 21st January 2021

Elements of medical
by citizenJA
Wed 20 Jan, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday, January 20th 2021
Replies: 57
Views: 3724

Re: Wednesday, January 20th 2021

Goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Wed 20 Jan, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday, January 20th 2021
Replies: 57
Views: 3724

Re: Wednesday, January 20th 2021

AnatolyKasparov wrote:Slightly worried this is a bit of a super spreader event, though we have been assured everyone there has been tested if not vaccinated.
how many people were there
by citizenJA
Wed 20 Jan, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday, January 20th 2021
Replies: 57
Views: 3724

Re: Wednesday, January 20th 2021

Sky'sGoneOut wrote:Lady Gaga disappointingly underdressed.
subdued attire entirely appropriate
by citizenJA
Wed 20 Jan, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday, January 20th 2021
Replies: 57
Views: 3724

Re: Wednesday, January 20th 2021

PaulfromYorkshire wrote:Quick Quiz

Who is Jonathan Portes referring to here?
It's been a challenging year. But ???? *trying to correct me* on what exponential means (and revealing that he doesn't know the difference between "increasing" and "accelerating") was a comic highlight...
Dan Hodges
by citizenJA
Wed 20 Jan, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday, January 20th 2021
Replies: 57
Views: 3724

Re: Wednesday, January 20th 2021

Good afternoon, everyone.
by citizenJA
Tue 19 Jan, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 19th January 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1414

Re: Tuesday 19th January 2021

Goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Tue 19 Jan, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 19th January 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1414

Re: Tuesday 19th January 2021

I've been meeting friends here for nearly 6 1/2 years
by citizenJA
Tue 19 Jan, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 19th January 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1414

Re: Tuesday 19th January 2021

AnatolyKasparov wrote:Good morefternoon all.

I note this is the 2000th daily thread since we started this site.
:rock:
by citizenJA
Tue 19 Jan, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 19th January 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 1414

Re: Tuesday 19th January 2021

Good morefternoon, everyone.
by citizenJA
Tue 19 Jan, 2021 12:17 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

Goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

RogerOThornhill wrote:Petty, small-minded people. Good riddance.
Peter Alexander
@PeterAlexander
“Melania Trump will become the first modern first lady not to invite the woman who will replace her to the White House for a walk-through of the private living quarters on the second and third floors.”
Agreed
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

AnatolyKasparov wrote:
citizenJA wrote:Priti Patel is on nutmeg
Is this a euphemism?
nope
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

Willow904 wrote:Talking of Priti Patel, all but one of the authors of Britannia Unchained are now top government ministers.
---
(cJA edit)
and destroying doesn't require competence
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

Patel looping Red Hot Chili Peppers Give It Away & the cat programme videos on her phone
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

It's unfortunate the Vaccine Minister isn't
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

Priti Patel is on nutmeg
by citizenJA
Mon 18 Jan, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021
Replies: 24
Views: 2067

Re: Monday 18th January 2021

Good afternoon, everyone.
by citizenJA
Sun 17 Jan, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th January 2021
Replies: 43
Views: 3009

Re: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th January 2021

Good night, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Sun 17 Jan, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th January 2021
Replies: 43
Views: 3009

Re: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th January 2021

vis a vis fish-related cognitive dysfunction above: Brings to mind people who flew to .... [complete holiday destination of choice here] over the summer and then complained that the government had allowed them to go and then made them go into to quarantine on return (because corona numbers changed ...
by citizenJA
Sat 16 Jan, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th January 2021
Replies: 43
Views: 3009

Re: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th January 2021

Good evening, everyone.
by citizenJA
Fri 15 Jan, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 2178

Re: Friday 15th January 2021

Goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Fri 15 Jan, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 2178

Re: Friday 15th January 2021

If you are leaving Great Britain for the EU from the Port of Dover or via the Eurotunnel You will need a Kent Access Permit (KAP) if your HGV weighs over 7.5 tonnes. Apply for a Kent Access Permit. The driver could be stopped and fined up to £300 for entering Kent without having a Kent Access Permi...
by citizenJA
Fri 15 Jan, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 2178

Re: Friday 15th January 2021

Anyone know if Trump has UK citizenship?
by citizenJA
Fri 15 Jan, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 2178

Re: Friday 15th January 2021

Having initially spoken of there being some bumps in the road, Michael Gove last weekend told businesses to prepare for “significant disruption” as a result of Brexit. He was right to do so, because on top of the extensive difficulties traders were already experiencing, outlined in my previous post...
by citizenJA
Fri 15 Jan, 2021 10:22 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 2178

Re: Friday 15th January 2021

My sweet disposition is being sorely tried.
by citizenJA
Fri 15 Jan, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 2178

Re: Friday 15th January 2021

Good morning, everyone.
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 8:42 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

article title yesterday regarding Labour's fiscal strategy for government doesn't seem to match its content. Good, I was hoping it wouldn't. Will look at the content later. Please do and let me know if I've misunderstood. I mustn't let my fear of Tory governments prevent expressing disapproval abou...
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

I think Willow904's post is related to what I've quoted from former Tory chancellor Osborne's disastrous fiscal vision.
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

George Osborne: Mais Lecture - A New Economic Model https://conservative-speeches.sayit.mysociety.org/speech/601526" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Speech by George Osborne on 24 Feb 2010 "...new policies and new institutions. ...a supply side revolution that releases ...
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

"Dodds will take also aim at the Conservatives’ irresponsible economic policies over the last decade, arguing that a culture of short-term economic decision making left the economy in a weak position going into the Covid-19 crisis. She will accuse current Chancellor Rishi Sunak of compounding ...
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

" Labour signals end of Corbyn era in setting out economic vision Shadow chancellor to emphasise commitment to ‘responsible’ fiscal and monetary policy " https://www.ft.com/content/5b231553-c881-46cc-b89e-c0823deec3b3" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Financial Time...
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

Johnson calls Rashford to tell him full review of 'unacceptable' food parcels under way https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2021/jan/13/uk-coronavirus-live-hospital-admissions-covid-boris-johnson-latest-updates" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; A full review doesn't fee...
by citizenJA
Wed 13 Jan, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 2054

Re: Wednesday 13th January 2021

Good morning, everyone.
by citizenJA
Tue 12 Jan, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1936

Re: Tuesday 12th January 2021

goodnight, everyone.
love,
cJA
by citizenJA
Tue 12 Jan, 2021 6:50 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1936

Re: Tuesday 12th January 2021

PorFavor wrote:@Sky'sGoneOut

I'll have the pagan secularism.
Will you wear the garlands I've weaved?
by citizenJA
Tue 12 Jan, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1936

Re: Tuesday 12th January 2021

Analysis of all-cause mortality allows us to examine the impact of the pandemic not only from deaths due to COVID-19 but also excess deaths that have occurred as a result. For excess death, we compare numbers and rates to a five-year average , this ensures that we are comparing like for like in ter...
by citizenJA
Tue 12 Jan, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1936

Re: Tuesday 12th January 2021

Lateral flow tests 'may increase not reduce' Covid spread because of inaccuracies, experts claim https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2021/jan/12/uk-coronavirus-live-lockdown-rule-breakers-fines-police-boris-johnson-covid-latest-updates?page=with:block-5ffd8c448f0853a2a9aa9b89#block-5ffd8c448f...
by citizenJA
Tue 12 Jan, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1936

Re: Tuesday 12th January 2021

In the 52 weeks to Christmas Day, 604,045 deaths were registered in England and Wales. ...this number is...nearly without precedent. If you look at civilian deaths, the only other year in which more than 600,000 people died in England and Wales was 1918... . https://news.sky.com/story/covid-19-how-...
by citizenJA
Tue 12 Jan, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: The Daily Politics
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1936

Re: Tuesday 12th January 2021

I read that more as the need to hold the government to account for their deliberate policy decisions that have left people in insecure work and poor, overcrowded housing rather than just poor, incompetent decisions in response to the pandemic which a lot of people (inexplicably to me) seem happy to...