general election

Comic Book Folk React To… Waking Up to an Elected Boris Johnson, Prime Minister

That was the General Election that was Boris Johnson has been returned as Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Conservative government has their biggest majority since Margaret Thatcher For those on the left looking for a crumb of comfort it is that, with such a majority, Johnson won't need to pander to[...]

British General Election Gets a Batman/Joker Video Asking if Batman Is The Bad Guy?

And with the British General Election in less than a month's time, Momentum released a new political advert using Batman and The Joker asking if Batman is the Bad Guy, including clips from Batman films, Joker, the Batman TV series and original footage filmed with two actors playing the Batman and The Joker...Here's the video,[...]

Comics Folk Wake Up To Weird Britain, And React To The UK General Election Results

So, the UK had a General Election Everyone either won or lost. tried to explain the result, in an article called Welcome To Weird Britain, last night Not sure how well I did But I wish I could have used this photo from Theresa May's own seat results.She might resign[...]

Welcome To Weird Britain – What The UK General Election Might Mean

That's how it works.For Americans, we don't have a President, but it's as if the Electoral College was the legislature, and the executive drawn from within its ranks.Theresa May was struggling, her majority of Conservative MPs in the House Of Commons was repeatedly challenged, even while the public support for Labour, the opposition party was low,[...]

People React To… The British General Election Results

So, the Conservatives have won the UK election, scraping a full majority of elected MPs in the House of Commons. Labour's vote collapsed in Scotland, the Liberal Democrat vote collapsed everywhere, the SNP decidupled their seats in Parliament, and while UKIP made an impact on the vote, they never got enough concentrated in enough spots […]

People Wake Up To… The British General Election

In Britain, the General Election is underway Everyone gets to vote on for a local Member of Parliament, and then whichever party can form a majority of MPs gets to form the government Except with the latest polls giving Labour and Conservative parties 34.1% each and the vote not concentrated enough thanks to the efforts[...]