The Tories have a new Brexit countdown clock and there are so many jokes

Narjas Zatat@Narjas_Zatat
Monday 04 November 2019 15:15
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A new caption has been added to the Brexit countdown clock which was installed at Conservative party HQ earlier this year.

Following an extension of the 31 October deadline on the UK leaving the European Union, the new message reads:

Time since we should have left the EU if Labour, Lib Dems and the SNP hadn’t blocked Brexit.

It used to read:

We will have delivered Brexit and left the EU by:

Images of the clock have emerged online and many people are critical.

People told jokes, too

There were logistic and semantic considerations...

Others suggested alternative captions

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