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So Boris will become Prime Minister and Parliament will immediately go on summer vacation until Sept. 4th?

Do I have that right?

If I do, good thing there's nothing important happening.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Mon Jul 22nd, 2019 at 06:34:14 PM EST
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Sadly no. There seems to be a mood that any newly appointed members of the Cabinet will say around Westminster and take command of their brief. This means that civil servants leave will be cancelled, which will impact family holidays and is going to go down like a cup of cold sick with the people the Tories need to be onside to get their shit done.

Of course, I imagine Boris will go on holiday, cos he's a lazy waste of space

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Mon Jul 22nd, 2019 at 07:13:06 PM EST
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I heard that a group of folks who actually want to accomplish something in July and August pooled and purchased his vacation tickets and accommodations.  To Timbuktu.  In a 737 Max.
by rifek on Tue Jul 23rd, 2019 at 02:54:36 AM EST
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ha, I'd have contributed if asked

keep to the Fen Causeway
by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Tue Jul 23rd, 2019 at 07:33:41 AM EST
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