The sort of bloke (and there are quite a few of us left) who, upon being berated for an act of inherent sexism, to wit holding a door open for a female to pass through first, would respond: “Madam, I am not holding this door open for you because you are a lady. I am holding it open for you because I am a gentleman.”He's more awake than woke..........
Riposte of the night. You want to play identify politics? Ok. There you go. I’ll vote entirely based on what is (or is not) hanging from between someone’s legs. Talent, graft and realistic policies don’t come into it.I shouldn’t think so.
Last night he exhibited an air of insouciance or, as the French say, ‘Je m’en foutisme’ (Couldn't give a feck).
Lovely response to the ‘Baroness’ ref potential distaff leader of the Labs: “... ok, all of them. Happy now?”
We hear stuff like this all the time, patients queing outside, teachers buying pens and pencils for their schools etc. But when pushed, no one who makes these claims can actually name a school or a hospital where this happens.
When I was at school the school provided exercise books and textbooks. Everything else was expected to be brought in by the pupils on Day One. The school even sent out a kit list with the "Your kid is due to start with us on..." letter.
Exercise books....My Son goes equipped with a bloody Ipad now. Trying to revise for exams, is a bollix, as he can't simply turn to a certain part of the book to brush up on the topic.When I was at school the school provided exercise books and textbooks. Everything else was expected to be brought in by the pupils on Day One. The school even sent out a kit list with the "Your kid is due to start with us on..." letter.
What for? Being right and cutting Ms. RaceCard contender 2020 dead? You'll notice she kept her toxic gob shut the rest of the night. Don't forget, she's since been rumbled, and I've a feeling her even being there might be a subject of debate soon.He will be pilloried for this.
No, not quite. In fact, the exact opposite.That's almost certainly the result of the school not managing it's own budget properly. It's a sign of localised incompetence, not governmental failure to fund the schools.
Chakrabarti "It's too cheap to fly (on unsubsidised APD taxed planes), but too expensive to travel on (50% subsidised untaxed rail)"Hey, Shambles - tell me how I can get from Bristol to the boat in Holland by road or rail in a...
a) timely manner
b) without it putting my client off hiring me due to cost...?