Category Archives: UK

5 reasons why Theresa May’s troubles have only just begun

5 reasons why Theresa May’s troubles have only just begun – CNN.com http://www.cnn.com/2017/06/09/europe/uk-general-election-six-things/index.html Re-posted from CNN. Geoff Geoff Comments: Let’s cut to the chase, she bet big and lost… Her power grab was ill conceived and even more poorly executed… … Continue reading

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The center in British politics has all but disappeared, leaving the country as polarized as the U.S.

The center in British politics has all but disappeared, leaving the country as polarized as the U.S. – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/the-center-in-british-politics-has-all-but-disappeared-leaving-the-country-as-polarized-as-the-us/2017/06/07/045b0554-4afa-11e7-987c-42ab5745db2e_story.html?utm_term=.6734c817c800 Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Brits have lost their middle-of-the-road voters, the US has lost … Continue reading

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British Millennials Take Revenge on Parents and Grandparents

British Millennials Take Revenge on Parents and Grandparents https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-09/the-young-avenge-the-old-as-divided-britain-upends-its-politics Re-posted from Bloomberg. Geoff Geoff Comments: UK Millennials are similar to the group here in the US, in that they walk among us, and they vote, which is not a good … Continue reading

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British PM loses majority, faces pressure to resign

British PM loses majority, faces pressure to resign https://www.yahoo.com/news/shadow-terror-british-election-tighter-expected-061946721.html Re-posted from Yahoo. Geoff Geoff Comments: Just as the battle of Brexit reaches a critical point, the leadership is compromised.  After the lack of confidence reflected in the vote, resignation may … Continue reading

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London attack toll rises to 7 dead as Theresa May insists ‘things need to change’

London attack toll rises to 7 dead as Theresa May insists ‘things need to change’ – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/follow-up-on-london-bridge-attack/2017/06/04/5216bbb2-48c5-11e7-8de1-cec59a9bf4b1_story.html?utm_term=.4ec180d2c76d Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: The first Western leader to sound as President Trump sounds on the subject … Continue reading

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“Painstakingly Detailed” EU Brexit Document Demands UK Payment For Everything

“Painstakingly Detailed” EU Brexit Document Demands UK Payment For Everything | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-05-31/painstakingly-detailed-eu-brexit-document-demands-uk-payment-everything Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Apple has more money than the UK and Canada combined

Apple has more money than the UK and Canada combined | Daily Mail Online http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4463472/Apple-money-UK-Canada-combined.html Re-posted from Daily Mail. Geoff Geoff Asks: Would the US Government allow Apple to buy Alphabet (Google)?

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Smokers and obese patients face more curbs on NHS surgery

Smokers and obese patients face more curbs on NHS surgery | Society | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/apr/22/nhs-letter-more-rations-on-operations-obese-smokers Re-posted from The Guardian. Geoff

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BREXIT! PM Signs Official Letter to Brussels Beginning Britain’s Departure from the European Union

BREXIT! PM Signs Official Letter to Brussels Beginning Britain’s Departure from the European Union http://www.breitbart.com/london/2017/03/28/brexit-pm-may-signs-official-letter-brussels-beginning-britains-departure-european-union/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff  

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Divorce Proceedings Begin March 29: Brexit Debate, Mish vs Financial Times

Divorce Proceedings Begin March 29: Brexit Debate, Mish vs Financial Times | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/201\7/03/20/divorce-proceedings-begin-march-29/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff

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