“I am a raving Euro-Federalist… a Pro-European of the most violent, dyspeptic and incurable disposition.” Boris Johnson (1999) Life in the Fast Lane.
This is a second contribution to the photo challenge EDIT from GC and my site Weekly Prompts. It is also linked to Fandango’s Saturday prompt Movement
With many in the Conservative Party moving towards making Boris Johnson the next Prime Minister of the U.K. I decided to find out what Private Eye had to say about it.
Private Eye is a U.K. news and current affairs publication, it’s a magazine I read from time to time, and usually from cover to cover, there’s always something in there to make me smile. I’m also a great fan of its editor, Ian Hislop. I was thinking of asking Santa for a subscription, but I’m not sure I can wait that long.
Photographers are violent people. First they frame you, then they shoot you, then they hang you on the wall!” – Anonymous
The Weekend photo challenge on Weekly Prompts the site GC and I share is EDIT.
We asked our readers if they stage manage their photos, do they take the background into consideration before taking pictures and do they edit before uploading.
“If aliens ever visit us, I think the outcome would be much as when Christopher Columbus first landed in America, which didn’t turn out very well for the Native Americans.” ~ Stephen Hawking (2010)
The Wednesday Word Prompt over at GC and my site Weekly Prompts is Haywire.
Some eighteen months ago, on a whim, I began to write a little piece of fiction that was inspired by an amusing remark from GC.
It was never my intention for my little bit of nonsense to sit amongst my computer files for a year and a half, but occasionally things go haywire, such as never completing the final part! Today I have addressed that slip, part three is finished and here is part one.
My comfort zone is like a little bubble around me, and I’ve pushed it in different directions and made it bigger and bigger until these objectives that seemed totally crazy eventually fall within the realm of the possible.” ~ Alex HonnoldRead more
Apparently, Donald Trump has said that a trade deal with the U.K. will hopefully include America taking a stake in our National Health Service! What? We have a saying here ‘Over my dead body!’ I hope to goodness that if his hope ever comes true, my own will follow!Read more