Boris 'seeking 2015 Commons return'
London Mayor Boris Johnson confirms intention to stand as an MP for the Conservative Party at the next general election Ref. BBC
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If you're wanting to move up the ranks then you better had performed well as mayor or you're just wasting the time of the people.
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'I am a passionate Zionist,' declares Boris Johnson:
In the heat of a debate about Gaza this week, London Mayor Boris Johnson declared himself "A Zionist" on morning radio, before distancing himself from Israel's actions, which he called "Disproportionate". Ref. Source 5k
Boris Johnson named as the United Kingdom’s new prime minister
Pro-Brexit Johnson, 55, regarded as an eccentric, gaffe-prone populist who draws comparisons to President Donald Trump, was chosen in an internal vote by the ruling Conservative Party. He will take office on Wednesday after outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May, who is stepping down over her failed plan to leave the European Union, formally submits her resignation to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. Source 9u.
A trump n the UK, now things should get very interesting for the people there but I hope his external policy isn't as eccentric as he is known to be.
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A pause from Boris Johnson to share philosophy from the journals of some good thinker:
Today is: 22nd August (GMT), in history on the 22nd of August, 1990 AD the following death happened:
Merlin Marston: Actor (Blue Sky), dies of non-Hodgkins lymphoma at 45