"The last time the United Kingdom held a general election in December—when some parts of the country have just seven hours of daylight—was in 1923."
"Three words encapsulate the British media’s collective failure to report on the country’s withdrawal from the European Union: Get Brexit done."
"The judgment was soberly delivered, but its contents were brutal. Wearing a black dress with a large spider brooch, the president of Britain’s Supreme Court, Brenda Hale, announced that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament this month was “unlawful, void, and of no effect.” All 11 judges agreed. There is no possibility of appeal."