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    BoJo chooses helicopter money

    Additionally, Chancellor Rishi Sunak said that the government would step in to pay 80 percent of salaries of workers who are unable to work but are retained on the payroll rather than being let go by their employers.

    “For the first time in our history, the government is going to step in and help to pay people’s wages,” he said.

    The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will cover 80 percent of the salary of retained workers up to a total of $2,875 a month. Employers can top up salaries further. It is part of a massive stimulus package to help deal with the crisis that has shut down most of daily life across Europe and in the U.S.
    https://www.foxnews.com/world/uk-gov...taurants-close
    . Bloomberg, by comparison, may be the candidate that most of the Founders hoped would arise: a wealthy patrician, much like them, who would use his vast resources and influence to defeat what he views as disruptive elements in the nation’s political system.

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    Am I correct in assuming that "BoJo" is Boris Johnson?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rogue06 View Post
    Am I correct in assuming that "BoJo" is Boris Johnson?
    Has anyone told him about hair brushes yet?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rogue06 View Post
    Am I correct in assuming that "BoJo" is Boris Johnson?
    The British do nicknames like that all the time...like SuBo for Susan Boyle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DesertBerean View Post
    The British do nicknames like that all the time...like SuBo for Susan Boyle.
    They aren't the only ones. Do you remember Flo-Jo (Florence Griffith Joyner) the American track star from the 1980s who shattered world records and set new ones that still haven't been beat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rogue06 View Post
    They aren't the only ones. Do you remember Flo-Jo (Florence Griffith Joyner) the American track star from the 1980s who shattered world records and set new ones that still haven't been beat.
    Wow we did, didn't we? I've thought it more of a British thing.

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