Bercow resigning as Speaker

Bercow resigning as Speaker

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wsurfa

2,654 posts

153 months

Wednesday 17th October 2018
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jakesmith said:
zygalski said:
fabrics would quickly become filthy in this oleaginous kingdom
confused
if an example of the word’s usage has to be that obscure then it’s not a very good word
"candidates made oleaginous speeches praising government policies" in his case "the speaker made oleaginous speeches, masquerading as points of order, praising opposition policies"

Hardly that obscure - obsequious would be a fair synonym

Kccv23highliftcam

1,783 posts

33 months

Wednesday 17th October 2018
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So is this like a 6 month build up to the big event?

jakesmith

8,168 posts

129 months

Sunday 21st October 2018
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wsurfa said:
jakesmith said:
zygalski said:
fabrics would quickly become filthy in this oleaginous kingdom
confused
if an example of the word’s usage has to be that obscure then it’s not a very good word
"candidates made oleaginous speeches praising government policies" in his case "the speaker made oleaginous speeches, masquerading as points of order, praising opposition policies"

Hardly that obscure - obsequious would be a fair synonym
You're right, and actually my clothes are always getting very oily in this kingdom.... what a great way to describe the UK - will say that from now on to people when they ask me to describe the kingdom I live in, they will all definitely have a clue what I'm on about

Blackpuddin

10,621 posts

163 months

Sunday 20th January 2019
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Apparently he is annoyed by the plan to deny him his rightful peerage. Quelle surprise.

bongtom

719 posts

41 months

Sunday 20th January 2019
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FN2TypeR said:
TooMany2cvs said:
Biker 1 said:
I quite liked the look of his missus though.
Really?

Yes, spitting abuse as you're dragged away by two security guys is always such a tempting look.
10/10 would bang.

What a midden. lick
That’s it!
Two words I’ve had to Google already at it’s only the second page!

I’m discombobulated!

Borghetto

3,134 posts

141 months

Sunday 20th January 2019
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FN2TypeR said:
10/10 would bang.

What a midden. lick
I've met her and she's a proper Munter, if you would, your standards are low.

Camoradi

3,695 posts

214 months

Sunday 20th January 2019
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My standards are very low indeed, but I'd have to borrow a barge pole off someone so I could not touch her with it

Thorodin

2,430 posts

91 months

Sunday 20th January 2019
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It's not surprising he's got Little Man syndrome. Well, you would, wouldn't you?

irocfan

24,400 posts

148 months

Monday 21st January 2019
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bongtom said:
FN2TypeR said:
TooMany2cvs said:
Biker 1 said:
I quite liked the look of his missus though.
Really?

Yes, spitting abuse as you're dragged away by two security guys is always such a tempting look.
10/10 would bang.

What a midden. lick
That’s it!
Two words I’ve had to Google already at it’s only the second page!

I’m discombobulated!
Stay classy Mrs b

southendpier

4,352 posts

187 months

Thursday 28th March 2019
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rumour today is he leaving at Easter

dazwalsh

5,248 posts

99 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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He just made a resignation speech, gone tonight if the general election bill goes through, and October 31st if not

ash73

19,260 posts

179 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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Good riddance, I think the way he's handled Brexit has been disgraceful.

paulrockliffe

10,903 posts

185 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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dazwalsh said:
He just made a resignation speech
Still making it, the guy is a proper prick isn't he. Corbyn now bumlicking the little misogynist bully. Let's not lose sight of the fact he'd have been out a long time ago if Labour hadn't held their nose over all that because they knew he'd pervert the Commons in their interests.

Stussy

955 posts

22 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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For someone who was supposed to be impartial he made a damn good job of showing he was anything but that

rfisher

4,360 posts

241 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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Yep bye bye you clown.

Hopefully he will be prosecuted for many of his errors.

BJ will slowly ruin this man now.

And so he should.

jakesmith

8,168 posts

129 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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He saw the writing on the wall didn't he

ReallyReallyGood

1,243 posts

88 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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I’m not up on all his misdemeanours, in what way has he proved to be not-impartial?

paulrockliffe

10,903 posts

185 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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Hilary Benn regrets the decision and gets on with the bumlicking. Of course he regrets it, we are where we are because he threw the Constitution out the window for Benn.

stevensdrs

2,311 posts

158 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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Leaving before sacked. All the bum licking is cringeworthy.

anonymous-user

12 months

Monday 9th September 2019
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And this is yet another tragic outcome of the devils work - Brexit

This principled witty and most modest of men has now been obliged to resign for doing what he thinks he knew was best.
I can only hope that he gets a nice presenting job on the BBC or something as he is truly one of the most brilliant people to have entered Mrs Bercow