My First View Of A Famous Br Politician

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  1. Pragmatist

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    https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-50858880


    Good morning all,

    I started out looking for any article about the Aussie government allowing fireworks - the display type; not the old definition US uses in some HAZMAT regulations - during their large fires going on.

    By accident, ran into above in re Christine Keeler. She got involved in a situation where a British government collapsed from the related scandal.

    The above link has a picture of Secretary of State for War John Profumo. He dresses worst than me.

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    Not mentioned in article but Keeler's colleague married a millionaire and moved to Tel Aviv.

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    Still wondering if Government of Australia allowed/allows fireworks in an area with dangerous blazes.
     
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    The Profumo scandal was a long time ago and I doubt if it would raise much comment today. I remember my parents discussing it years after the event and it seemed to me, even as a youngster, that the tittilation caused by the alleged sexual behaviour was of more interest than the potential breach of security.
     
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  3. Pragmatist

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    Good morning Brownbear,

    My views are like your folks; it was the tabloids' work relief act. The security implications were minor. I recall PM Macmillian - and I could be mixing up the PMs - big scandal was "Skybolt" and the British component of the nuclear arsenal against the Soviets.

    Nowadays, Christine Keeler and Mandy Rice Davies would appear as upscale invitees to state dinners.
     
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    Absolutely :)
     
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    well it was the 60s and "free love" was all the rage, pity I was too young to partake.
     
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      Not me, was a fun time! :D
       
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    parents kept a watchful eye on me so even when I left school I was on a curfew.
     
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