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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by bristleposh » 15 Jun 2019, 18:16

trevormans wrote:
15 Jun 2019, 17:56
I am not clear of the accuracy of the claim that most Londoners thought he did a good job

As ever it would be good to quote the source

He messed up on so much
He over claimed
He wasted so much
He removed the barriers on Westminster bridge

He has been sacked for lying at least three times
he has a second rate degree in classics

He was an abject failure as foreign secretary

His only quality is he makes people laugh

And he talks fluent round objects

He did not instigate the bikes the Oyster card the Olympics but claimed credit for all

He stoppedvinvestment which might have prevented Grendel

He refers to melon mouthed piccannies

He is an irresponsible lying fat charlatan

Conned by only those dim enough to be conned
I’m guessing you’re not a fan
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by tonyp » 15 Jun 2019, 19:21

trevormans wrote:
15 Jun 2019, 17:56
I am not clear of the accuracy of the claim that most Londoners thought he did a good job

As ever it would be good to quote the source
YouGov
https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/ar ... ic-verdict
His approval rating has been remarkably consistent during his second term as Mayor, since 2012, and has been drastically higher than most national politicians' throughout. In hindsight, the majority of Londoners (52%) say he has done a good job, while 29% say he hasn't performed well.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by ashman » 15 Jun 2019, 20:09

tonyp wrote:
15 Jun 2019, 19:21
trevormans wrote:
15 Jun 2019, 17:56
I am not clear of the accuracy of the claim that most Londoners thought he did a good job

As ever it would be good to quote the source
YouGov
https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/ar ... ic-verdict
His approval rating has been remarkably consistent during his second term as Mayor, since 2012, and has been drastically higher than most national politicians' throughout. In hindsight, the majority of Londoners (52%) say he has done a good job, while 29% say he hasn't performed well.
Those stats. tend to suggest that he has done very well indeed. The 29% will always be a minority who will condemn him or anyone else just for the sake of it. There are some very strange people in this world who will never be even remotely impressed, no matter what anybody does.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by DaveLister » 15 Jun 2019, 23:33

Unfortunately, the Tories are a gang of idiots, with Johnson being the biggest.

Labour are a gang of criminals led by a terrorist supporter.

The electorate has to choose between the two.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by tonyp » 15 Jun 2019, 23:47

DaveLister wrote:
15 Jun 2019, 23:33
Unfortunately, the Tories are a gang of idiots, with Johnson being the biggest.
Well that confirms who will be the next PM. :lol:
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by bristleposh » 16 Jun 2019, 07:23

Just replayed the HIGNFY clip on Twitter, Ian Hislop obviously has the same opinion as Trev, just about every argument put forward are extracts from Private Eye, surely the fact that he has been taken to court so many times for libel must suggest he reads the Guardian, the figures given on the side of the bus were not lies, they were a gross figure, meaning with the money coming back to the UK we still send them £200m not an insignificant amount, and remember that is per week, that’s even more than Labour’s wacky promises for what they would do if they laughingly came to power, perhaps Corbyn could afford to fulfill all his lies if we were to leave, which hopefully we will.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by trevormans » 16 Jun 2019, 14:36

As ever it would be good to quote the source

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YouGov
https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/ar ... ic-verdict
His approval rating has been remarkably consistent during his second term as Mayor, since 2012, and has been drastically higher than most national politicians' throughout. In hindsight, the majority of Londoners (52%) say he has done a good job, while 29% say he hasn't performed well.
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Those stats. tend to suggest that he has done very well indeed. The 29% will always be a minority who will condemn him or anyone else just for the sake of it. There are some very strange people in this world who will never be even remotely impressed, no matter what anybody does.
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Those figures are quoting people’s opinions of how well they think that he has done
The figures then go on to quote that people thought he had been responsible for introducing things eg olympics bikes Oyster cards etc which were the policies of his predecessors . Clearly people were misled deceived by the waffle he puts up
If the survey had included “ did you think the flowery bridge was £50 millions well spent” or was the spend on useless fire cannons absolutely stupid” or where was Johnson when it came to the bot on the Heathrow runway

(You will remember he ran away from that just as he is running from the debate today)
Then you would perhaps of had a different opinion


With regard to the £350 million then if it had any validity then even the rabid brexiteers would be quoting it now

They know all their “facts “ are untruthful

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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by bristleposh » 16 Jun 2019, 17:04

You must learn to use the quote button properly.

The Olympics were won by Sebastian Coe and Co, under the London stewardship of Ken Livingston who was also responsible for the Oysters. We know that, the bridge, ? , do you honestly think that was all Boris, or do you think he probably had advisors who, me personally not being in possession of the full facts, can only assume, that he was ill advised. A lot of fake news has been leaked about Boris, but of the contenders that are left he is far and away the best.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by tonyp » 16 Jun 2019, 17:40

bristleposh wrote:
16 Jun 2019, 17:04
You (trevormans) must learn to use the quote button properly.
He must use the English language properly as well.
"Then you would perhaps of had a different opinion"
When he means perhaps have had.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by bristleposh » 16 Jun 2019, 18:26

Here is a handy top 10 list of the most evil people past and present according to @Channel4News
In reverse order:

10. Charles Manson
9. Pol Pot
8. Kim Jung-il
7. Idi Amin
6. Genghis Khan
5. Saddam Hussein
4. Osama bin Laden
3. Joseph Stalin
2. Adolf Hitler..

1. Boris Johnson
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by trevormans » 16 Jun 2019, 20:29

tonyp wrote:
16 Jun 2019, 17:40
bristleposh wrote:
16 Jun 2019, 17:04
You (trevormans) must learn to use the quote button properly.
He must use the English language properly as well.
"Then you would perhaps of had a different opinion"
When he means perhaps have had.
Yes, my skills on the quote button are less than impressive

I had been conscious of the must of /must have error as soon as I had submitted

But I felt if I tried to correct that then my skills on the correct button would have made it worse!

Far better to let someone point it out


I’m surprised someone as mendacious and incompetent as Johnson could get into the top ten of anything

We have had the worst two prime ministers since 2010 he will add to the crescendo

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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by Gaz_Miller » 17 Jun 2019, 08:09

bristleposh wrote:
16 Jun 2019, 18:26
Here is a handy top 10 list of the most evil people past and present according to @Channel4News
In reverse order:

10. Charles Manson
9. Pol Pot
8. Kim Jung-il
7. Idi Amin
6. Genghis Khan
5. Saddam Hussein
4. Osama bin Laden
3. Joseph Stalin
2. Adolf Hitler..

1. Boris Johnson
Pretty accurate I'd say.

It's the thick idiots who think Boris Johnson represents them that make me laugh most.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by bristleposh » 17 Jun 2019, 08:49

To think I was beginning to like you. Of the candidates he is far and away the best, throw into the mix Corbyn and McDonald who couldn’t make a decent one between them, you have your answer as to why people want him
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by Gaz_Miller » 17 Jun 2019, 09:19

bristleposh wrote:
17 Jun 2019, 08:49
To think I was beginning to like you. Of the candidates he is far and away the best, throw into the mix Corbyn and McDonald who couldn’t make a decent one between them, you have your answer as to why people want him
Do you honestly think the likes of Johnson could care less about you?

I sit near a couple of people at work who now shop at Waitrose and they think they've made it. Boris Johnson wouldn't wipe his feet on the way into their houses. You need millions for the conservatives to even start to think about you, and even then they'd probably just laugh.

Get in the real world and support a party who actually might look after you and your family.
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Re: Boris Johnson

Post by bristleposh » 17 Jun 2019, 16:18

Gaz_Miller wrote:
17 Jun 2019, 09:19
bristleposh wrote:
17 Jun 2019, 08:49
To think I was beginning to like you. Of the candidates he is far and away the best, throw into the mix Corbyn and McDonald who couldn’t make a decent one between them, you have your answer as to why people want him
Do you honestly think the likes of Johnson could care less about you?

I sit near a couple of people at work who now shop at Waitrose and they think they've made it. Boris Johnson wouldn't wipe his feet on the way into their houses. You need millions for the conservatives to even start to think about you, and even then they'd probably just laugh.

Get in the real world and support a party who actually might look after you and your family.
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