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It’s official – the UK now has the worst death toll in Europe — MeerkatMusings

As we enter into territory we really should never have been anywhere near, having been told that we’re succeeding by a lying government, we find that government being aided by a media that’s largely interested in deflection and distraction, whilst government ministers tell doctors who point out facts to ‘watch their tone’ (some nice subtle […]

It’s official – the UK now has the worst death toll in Europe — MeerkatMusings

This nicely sums up my fears, hopes and disgusts right now.

TWO acts of incredible hypocrisy in one day! We’re being spoiled!

Obviously this stuff is tiny drops of water compared to the vast ocean of unfathomable events right now, but I just can’t let it go-

First, Allison Pearson is denied something in her prvileged life:

Second, Piers Morgan can excuse pussy-grabbing, racism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism, xenophobia, dangerous arrogance, white-supremeist-endorsing, fine-people-on-both-sides-ing and more, but he draws the line at inane mishandling of a pandemic (presumably because a pandemic could, after all, affect him:)

They never thought leopards could eat THEIR faces.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Cut Off Four Major U.K. Tabloids in Unprecedented Letter — PEOPLE.com

“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have watched people they know — as well as complete strangers — have their lives completely pulled apart for no good reason,” the letter states

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Cut Off Four Major U.K. Tabloids in Unprecedented Letter — PEOPLE.com

Good. Destroy them and we’ll all be better off.

(I sound like Emperor Palpatine here but the statement still stands.)

Coronavirus: Pregnant nurse dies but baby ‘well’ after delivery — BBC News – Home

“Highly valued and loved” Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong died in hospital in Luton on Sunday.

Coronavirus: Pregnant nurse dies but baby ‘well’ after delivery — BBC News – Home

God, all the NHS deaths have stung terribly but this one a little extra more because a child is involved. That poor kid.

British Conservative Rees-Mogg profiteering over coronavirus

Jacob Rees-Mogg is the worst of Britain.

Dear Kitty. Some blog:

This 5 April 2020 video from Britain says about itself:

Jacob Rees Mogg’s firm set to make fortune from the coronavirus crisis

EXCLUSIVE: Somerset Capital Management, which the MP co-founded, says market volatility offers a “once or twice in a generation” opportunity to make “super normal returns”.

By Peter Lazenby in Britain:Sunday, April 5, 2020

Jacob Rees-Mogg to profit over coronavirus

TORY Minister and multimillionaire Jacob Rees-Mogg is to become even richer because of the coronavirus pandemic, it was revealed today.

The North-East Somerset MP owns about 15 per cent of a firm that is buying up shares in companies hit by the virus crisis and stands to cash in when their value increases.

Somerset Capital Management (SCM) said that investors have a “once in a generation” chance of “super-normal returns.” Potential gains of up to 500 per cent are being anticipated.

Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson taken to hospital for coronavirus tests: here.

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