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Johnson appears to insult Corbyn during PMQs | The Guardian |

The theme of the exchanges between the two had centred around the Labour leader asking Johnson to publish details of the government's no-deal planning documents, while the prime minister repeatedly challenged Corbyn to support his plan for a 15 October election.

As Corbyn was saying of the new prime minister: "He's desperate, absolutely desperate to avoid scrutiny", Johnson appeared to make the insult.

    Boris Johnson has attacked the British opposition leader as a "big girl's blouse" for refusing to back his plans for an election. Johnson gave a typically shambolic performance during his first Prime Minister's Questions session in the British Parliament, during which he dismissed Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's economic policies as "shit."
    [Source: The Daily Beast]

At another point, making a reference to trade deals with the US, Johnson insulted Corbyn by saying: "There's only one chlorinated chicken that I can see in this house, and he's on that bench."

For his part, Corbyn refrained from insults, instead concentrating on asking why the prime minister was unwilling to publish the Operation Yellowhammer no-deal assessment documents, and why the DWP was saying it wasn't in the public interest to disclose their research into how a no-deal Brexit would affect poverty levels.

PMQs: Corbyn lambasts Johnson's Brexit plan after Commons defeat  

Isn't putting the bar very high, but from all accounts the Labour leader Corbyn is by far the better statesman and politician between the two of them!

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Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

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