Public outrage as Rees-Mogg’s style guide branded Homonymophobic

Public outrage as Rees-Mogg’s style guide branded Homonymophobic

July 27, 2019

The new Leader of the House of Commons, Jacob Rees-Mogg, has issued a style guide in the first week of his job. Among the list of bizarre rules, he asks staff not to use the words “got”, “very” or “equal” in correspondence with other MPs and the public. He’s also warned about using offensive four letter words in official documentation, such as less when it should be fewer.

I told him to lower his nuclear capacity - and he did! says Trump, as Kim Jong Un unveils nuclear sub

“I told him to lower his nuclear capacity – and he did!” – Trump celebrates as Kim Jong Un unveils nuclear sub.

July 23, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspected a large newly built submarine, state news agency KCNA reported on Tuesday, potentially signalling continued development of a submarine from which a nuclear missile could be launched. Donald Trump has declared this a success in his negotiations with Kim Jong-un to get him to lower their nuclear weapons capacity.

Iran seized all our ferries too! claim an opportunistic Seaborne Freight

“Iran seized all our ferries, too!” claim Seaborne Freight

July 20, 2019

Within minutes of Jeremy Hunt’s statement, Seaborne Ferries announced that it had discovered all of it’s ferries had been seized by Iran. BBC News immediately contacted the Foreign Office to establish the facts and were given confirmation that, according to the official records, the number of ferries seized by Iran does indeed match the number of ferries owned by the company.