The Blagger's Blog – Boris is back, She-mojis celebrate women, Instagram artist in residence
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Quote of the week
“German TV news presenters can’t help laughing as they announce #BorisJohnson as Britain’s new Foreign Minister.”
Journalist and international development specialist Laura Schneider, via Twitter.
She-moji is a new 400 character Emoji keyboard that celebrates women of all backgrounds, professionals, ethnicities, religions and demographics. This means you’ll no longer be restricted to male emojis for police officers and doctors, amongst other things.
Theresa May’s spell in Number 10 has got off to a #PRFail of a start. The new Prime Minister has already dissolved the climate change department, incorporating it into a new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, raising serious concerns over the U.K.’s environmental efforts going forward. Meanwhile, Boris ‘Has Offended Half The World Already’ Johnson is now Foreign Minister, AKA the country’s most senior diplomat.