The Times view of Boris Johnson’s defence: Sorry Sight

1/13/2022 12:29:00 AM

Boris Johnson is famously reluctant to say sorry. When pressed, he prefers whenever possible to bluster or banter his way out of a tight spot, offering jovialit

'The prime minister’s partial and legalistic apology for the Downing Street party may buy him a brief respite but it falls well short of a credible, sustainable defence' | 🗞 The Times view

Boris Johnson is famously reluctant to say sorry. When pressed, he prefers whenever possible to bluster or banter his way out of a tight spot, offering jovialit

The prime minister’s partial and legalistic apology for the Downing Street party may buy him a brief respite but it falls well short of a credible, sustainable defence Wednesday January 12 2022, 9.A lead detective has debunked the “urban legend” associated with the shooting of Tupac Shakur two years before he was murdered.Tuesday January 11 2022, 9.What rules would the Downing Street party have broken? On Monday, ITV published a leaked email from the prime minister's principal private secretary, Martin Reynolds, inviting 100 staff to "socially distanced drinks in the No 10 garden" on 20 May 2020.

00pm , Boris Johnson admits Downing Street party B oris Johnson is famously reluctant to say sorry.When pressed, he prefers whenever possible to bluster or banter his way out of a tight spot, offering joviality as a blandishment.The rapper was murdered in 1996 aged only 25, when he was shot in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas.He has hit the limits of this approach in recent days.Mr Johnson and some of his No 10 colleagues, on the other hand, have conducted themselves with cavalier disregard for the rules.Evidence that in May 2020, less than two months into the first lockdown, he attended an event billed as “socially distanced drink” in the Downing Street garden at a time when such gatherings were illegal has him cornered.Greg Kading was brought in to investigate the murders of Tupac and Biggie in 2006, years after their murders, and having had the chance to dig through the original files, he claims to have de-bunked some of the myths around the supposed attempted assassination.Sponsored.Image source, Getty Images The latest row has sparked fury from some Scottish Conservatives, with former leader Baroness Davidson saying that "nobody needs an official to tell them if they were at a boozy shindig in their own garden".

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While drinking wine and eating cheesy nibbles I presumed I was in a meeting Because this is how all meeting in Downing St look like 🤔 Hes going to get dragged out of Downing st and through the streets like Mussolini isn't he? That was the sunny week when beaches and national parks were packed.

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