Just one of the even larger pieces of geopolitical news this 7 days consists of Boris Johnson. The U.K. primary minister is stepping down.
When reading about how the British media is covering the function, I was reminded that Johnson once reviewed autos.
Apparently really inadequately.
That is, when he was even arsed to travel the points. Looks that Johnson usually “reviewed” a vehicle by permitting it sit in one particular position for the period of the loan.
Former GQ editor Dylan Jones, in the Sunday Times, on his previous motoring correspondent Boris Johnson… pic.twitter.com/jVf9RhXx8Q
— Jason Groves (@JasonGroves1) April 24, 2022
I really do not convey this up to be political — I just locate it an exciting way to simplicity into the weekend. Especially given that Johnson seemed to, uh, not really do the career. It would be a lot less amusing had Johnson been qualified.
Hey, if an vehicle journalist/auto reviewer — not all auto journalists assessment vehicles, and not all car reviewers are automotive journalists — can at some point climb to the leading of his country’s political ladder, maybe that aged saw we ended up explained to in 3rd quality about how anybody can increase up to be president is true after all.
Or it’s possible Johnson is just lucky his editors did not appear to stress also a great deal about bettering his prose and didn’t seem to see his function ethic, or deficiency thereof, right up until he’d moved on.
Possibly way, just after heading again and studying some of his aged operate, I’m going to have to cleanse my palette by Googling a bunch of David E. Davis, John Phillips, and Brock Yates parts.
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