While some people have been taking to social media to share their highlights and achievements of the year gone by, others are using the New Year to reflect on past mistakes. In a hilarious thread, started by Rachel Millman, from Brooklyn, New York, Twitter users have revealed the stupidest things they did in 2018 - including one man who lost a bet and ended up getting a Steve Buscemi tattoo. Rachel asked her followers to reveal something ridiculous and the 1,600 responses did not disappoint, with one woman admitting she almost stole a coyote after thinking it was a stray puppy, and another saying they tried to zoom in on a paper map. Other brilliant tales include a man who tried to unlock his front door with his car keys, and another who told a receptionist at a doctor's office he 'needed a cleaning' after mistaking it for a dentist. Viviane tried to help her husband get their cat into a crate for a vet trip, but put the wrong cat in the box after taking off … [Read more...] about Twitter users share the dumbest funny things they did in 2018
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THERESA May aced a Commons battle over Brexit by the skin of her teeth this week - after she was hit by a string of resignations. Tory Remainers had accused the PM of "caving in" to Brexiteers demands following the latest amendments. Here's what you need to know. What did Theresa May agree at Chequers? After a marathon session of talks at Chequers on July 6, Theresa May managed to secure a Brexit plan which will be assessed by the EU. Her Brexit plan will see the UK remains closely tied to the Brussels. It also includes the creation of a new UK-EU free trade area for goods, with a "common rulebook". This rulebook could limit the UK's ability to strike trade deals with countries such as the US, for whom securing market access for American farmers would be a big prize. Veteran Eurosceptic Sir Bill Cash told BBC's Newsnight he was "deeply disappointed, to say the least" and the plans "raise a lot of very serious questions". But the PM insisted she will not tolerate criticism of what … [Read more...] about Chequers Brexit deal – what amendments has Theresa May agreed to and what has Boris Johnson said?