One of the larger items of geopolitical information this week entails Boris Johnson. The U.Ok. prime minister is stepping down.
While studying about how the British media is overlaying the occasion, I used to be reminded that Johnson as soon as reviewed automobiles.
Apparently very poorly.
That is, when he was even arsed to drive the issues. Seems that Johnson typically “reviewed” a automobile by letting it sit in a single place at some point of the mortgage.
Former GQ editor Dylan Jones, within the Sunday Times, on his former motoring correspondent Boris Johnson… pic.twitter.com/jVf9RhXx8Q
— Jason Groves (@JasonGroves1) April 24, 2022
I don’t convey this as much as be political — I simply discover it an fascinating strategy to ease into the weekend. Especially since Johnson appeared to, uh, probably not do the job. It can be much less amusing had Johnson been competent.
Hey, if an auto journalist/automobile reviewer — not all auto journalists assessment automobiles, and never all automobile reviewers are automotive journalists — can ultimately climb to the highest of his nation’s political ladder, possibly that outdated noticed we have been advised in third grade about how anybody can develop as much as be president is true in spite of everything.
Or possibly Johnson is simply fortunate his editors didn’t appear to fret an excessive amount of about bettering his prose and didn’t appear to note his work ethic, or lack thereof, till he’d moved on.
Either method, after going again and studying a few of his outdated work, I’m going to need to cleanse my palette by Googling a bunch of David E. Davis, John Phillips, and Brock Yates items.
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