Creative Lead at @PlaydemicStudio, father, atheist, skeptic, humanist, aspiring feminist; motorcyclist, and aikido black belt. All views are my own.
Coventry, United Kingdom
Joined on 19 May, 2008
Be under no illusion. The lockdown is not being eased because the time is right or the conditions are right, it's being eased because some popular headlines are needed.
Stay safe everyone, the virus is far more prevalent now than it was when we entered lockdown.
There have been a further 50 coronavirus-related deaths in NW hospitals. Its the fourth successive day that the numbers have risen. The figure presents more than a quarter of all the deaths in England and is by far the highest regional total. The total NW figure stands at 4,100
Durham Police have concluded Cummings broke the law. This raises further questions about the conduct of @SuellaBraverman. She has a vital constitutional role and we at @GoodLawProject don't believe she is discharging it properly. That's why we're acting.
Cummings said he warned about i.a. corona virus in 2019.
Thing is, he didn't. References to SARS and corona virus were added to his blog post on pandemic risks sometime between April and May of this year.
Replying to @charlesarthur: Love love love the Internet Archive.
Cummings' parting smirk after the presser is what's known in psychopath-spotting circles as "duper's delight". It's an unmistakeable tell.
I'm horribly, horribly familiar with it and watching him do it makes the hairs on the back of my neck stand up.
@EdwardBedivere @IsabelOakeshott Every single top cabinet member especially the animated bath toy we have as PM, has been elevated far beyond their actual capability.
And I've listened to phone in where people has sniggered about only voting for Johnson because it upsets "lefties".
“Animated bath toy”
It’s astonishing. PM came right out and doubled down. He trashed his own reputation to defend country’s leading crook
How can it be that nobody told him how utterly weak and dependent this makes him look
He proved himself psychologically unable to #SackCummings
It's 530 in the morning so it's time for a hot take while you're mostly all still in bed.
There's a lot of anger about Cummings, and rightly so. There's also, though, a sense of 'he broke the rules and I *didn't* - it's not fair!' and I just want to remind you of something: