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How dare BoJo try to use the NHS to get support?

Would someone please tell that self-important p'tahk Boris Johnson that merely repeating a lie doesn't make it any more true. He is still insisting that we'll be able to recoup 350 million a week for the NHS, despite that claim having been shown to be complete bollocks. Even the watchdog branded it 'misleading'. Yet this is an utterly cynical act on johnson's part: he knows the country is still divided and a lot of people are still very, very angry about what happened last year; he also has Teressa May's job in his sights. Thus he is pretending to care about something extremely dear to many people - the NHS - in order to use it for his own ends. He wants to create a rhetorical binary where the EU is somehow placed in opposition to the NHS, using people's love and admiration for the latter to turn them against the former.

Johnson doesn't give a fuck about the NHS - like any tory, he'd probably privatise it if he could - but he knows how dear it is to many people, and he is trying to use that affection for his own ends in a sickeningly cynical act. It was this very trick that brought about the stupidity of last year, and he's trying to use it again. The man should be rotting in jail for misleading the country the first time; persisting with the lie is beyond the pale. The NHS is vital to many; it is one of the truly great things about the UK. To see it being used as a political crutch by a self-important p'tahk who doesn't really give a fuck about it boils my blood.

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