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Old 4th December 2020, 05:24 AM   #1
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He already had the virus - so he can afford to wait; especially if he's been tested and still has antibodies.

Unless you think it was all fake?
So did Hancock, remember?

There are a lot of rumours about Johnson, which I am sure I don't need to repeat here. With Johnson, it is hard to trust anything much about him. I can give him the benefit of a doubt as he seemed out of breath, dishevelled and suffering from brain fog for weeks later. He still appears to struggle to string a sentence together. Good job he has Carrie to help him run the country now that Dom has gone.
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Old 4th December 2020, 05:42 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by Vixen View Post
So did Hancock, remember?

There are a lot of rumours about Johnson, which I am sure I don't need to repeat here. With Johnson, it is hard to trust anything much about him.
Shortness of breath or not, what possible reason would you have for believing he was faking it?
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Old 4th December 2020, 07:51 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Roger Ramjets View Post
Shortness of breath or not, what possible reason would you have for believing he was faking it?
Johnson is a rake and a scoundrel.

He has zero credibility with me.

He is a rule breaker, a law breaker and has no qualms in using PR stunts for - shall we say - less than frank purposes.

So was he treated for Covid19 or something else? <shrug> I don't know.
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Old 4th December 2020, 08:45 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Vixen View Post
Johnson is a rake and a scoundrel.

He has zero credibility with me.

He is a rule breaker, a law breaker and has no qualms in using PR stunts for - shall we say - less than frank purposes.

So was he treated for Covid19 or something else? <shrug> I don't know.
Strange.
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Old 4th December 2020, 10:12 AM   #5
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Seriously?

If Johnson did not have Covid you think that a gossip factory like yer average NHS hospital could keep that one secret. Let alone that the whole ICU at Tommy's would keep secret that class of misuse of ICU resources?

Let me introduce you to hospitals...
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The consensus of hospital insiders who understood what was going on is that not only did BoJo have covid, the severity of his illness was being played down.
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The consensus of hospital insiders who understood what was going on is that not only did BoJo have covid, the severity of his illness was being played down.
Not so sure, there was talk of a ventilator, which is not exactly playing down.
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Originally Posted by Carrot Flower King View Post
Seriously?

If Johnson did not have Covid you think that a gossip factory like yer average NHS hospital could keep that one secret. Let alone that the whole ICU at Tommy's would keep secret that class of misuse of ICU resources?

Let me introduce you to hospitals...
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Old 7th December 2020, 02:35 AM   #9
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Originally Posted by Rolfe View Post
The consensus of hospital insiders who understood what was going on is that not only did BoJo have covid, the severity of his illness was being played down.
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Originally Posted by Carrot Flower King View Post
Seriously?

If Johnson did not have Covid you think that a gossip factory like yer average NHS hospital could keep that one secret. Let alone that the whole ICU at Tommy's would keep secret that class of misuse of ICU resources?

Let me introduce you to hospitals...
I didn't say he didn't have it. I said I give him the benefit of a doubt. Doctors have strict confidentiality rules and I hear Johnson is not slow to issue 'superinjunctions' on the press so it doesn't wash to say, 'if he didn't have Covid19 as the main symptom' there would be a rumour mill because there is actually a rumour mill about Johnson's professed er, shall we say, problem.
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Originally Posted by Vixen View Post
I didn't say he didn't have it. I said I give him the benefit of a doubt.
What doubt?
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Doctors have strict confidentiality rules and I hear Johnson is not slow to issue 'superinjunctions' on the press
There are plenty of other staff in a hospital apart from doctors.
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so it doesn't wash to say, 'if he didn't have Covid19 as the main symptom' there would be a rumour mill because there is actually a rumour mill about Johnson's professed er, shall we say, problem.
What does the highlighted bit even mean?

And what problem?
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What doubt?

There are plenty of other staff in a hospital apart from doctors.

What does the highlighted bit even mean?

And what problem?
Why don't you ask the person who raised the question in the first place?

As I said, I don't know and I will not be drawn.
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