Spoiler alert. At the end of the movie, the space ship is saved, though only after an horrifically high number of those on board have died.
Posts Tagged: Dominic Cummings
WATCH: Cummings – Hancock ‘should have been fired for at least 15, 20 things, including lying to everybody’
MPs then ask him whether or not members of the Government should be worried about ‘corporate manslaughter charges’.
Profile: Penny Mordaunt. Ambitious, socially liberal, sacked, then rehabilitated, restive, military-flavoured – and on manoeuvres.
In place of deviations from the Number Ten line have come the squashing of Rayner and even a comparison of the PM to Churchill.
Snap guide to this session’s Government legislation 2) The Advanced Research and Invention Agency Bill
Our introduction to: what each Bill is, the politics of it, who’s responsible, arguments for and against – and a controversy rating out of ten.
Some good things, a few bad ones, some absences – and an opportunity missed not so much to level up Britain as to level with voters.
Our survey. A majority believes that Cummings was an asset to the Party – but doesn’t regret his departure
Roughly 70 per cent hold both views – a measure of their high view of Cummings’ abilities…and their ultimate loyalty to the Prime Minister.
Slowing the loss of senior staff is integral to shoring up Johnson’s Government – and enabling it to deliver
The pace of departure, the allegations about him and how they’re being handled are all inextricably linked.
“It was not about the lobby,” says a friend of Vote Leave. “It was about getting a message out to voters beyond the M25.”
Iain Dale: The Government’s race review had some positive findings. So why are ministers avoiding the media rounds?
I tried to get Badenoch on my show, but it was a straight “no” from Number 10 (as usual).
He wrote Cameron’s “Hug a Hoody” speech, and during the Barnard Castle affair leapt to the defence of Cummings.
Interview with Douglas Ross: Sturgeon is not in the clear, and is part of a “conspiracy against getting out the truth”
The Scottish Conservative leader calls for devolution from Holyrood to local councils, and says he is looking forward to campaigning with Boris Johnson.
In order to remain world-leading in science, the PM’s former adviser explained, it is necessary to take risks and cut out bureaucracy.
Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: Johnson wishes to remain in office for another ten or 20 years, so goes on the defensive
Labour has not yet found a way to beat the Prime Minister, but it does sometimes force him to play safe.
A new volume of essays puts special advisers in historical context, and suggests the Cabinet has been marginalised by a succession of over-mighty PMs.
“There had been suggestions by members of ‘Team Carrie’ that Mr Cummings was behind the hostile briefings against the dog.” Discuss.
Does this sentence say more about a) Dominic Cummings? b) Carrie Symonds? c) The media? d) The dog?