The only 5 reactions you need to Boris Johnson’s new “war cabinet”

As the Covid-19 crisis shows no sign of letting up, in most countries at least, Boris Johnson has assembled a crack team of expert ministers to focus its attention on developing strategies to beat the virus and save the economy.

Kind of …

A war cabinet is usually cross-party, but that’s not the Tory way, as we saw with Brexit. Apart from almost naming itself after C18, the notorious neo-Nazi organisation, it seems a lot less remarkable than we’d have hoped.

The announcement didn’t exactly cause a collective sigh of relief.






Neuroscientist and author, Dean Burnett, suggested a call to arms they might like to adopt.

Perhaps not.


Stanley Johnson’s ignoring his son the PM’s advice and going to the pub anyway – only 5 responses you need

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