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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Sun 5 Feb 2017 - 10:55

That's some good work there Athers - that was just the job.

I love Fennec foxes - ever since there were some at Woburn when I was a kid. I do like that, across pretty much the whole spectrum of quadruped mammals, baby animals "skip" alternating between their two front and two back feet.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Sun 5 Feb 2017 - 11:03

Lambs are sweet when they do that, then they grow up and lose all their playfulness. It always makes me sad watching a lamb become a sheep.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 23 Feb 2017 - 8:08

I don't know if you've heard, but there's a by-election where I live today. Just between us, I've heard - we've had more campaign flyers and junk than I've ever experienced. No The narrative goes that UKIP have a chance of claiming a seat that's been Labour since 1950. This remains to be seen. Evil or Very Mad
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 23 Feb 2017 - 16:22

I would weep for humanity.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Wed 22 Mar 2017 - 19:00

I'm in Staines. I've called and e-mailed and texted my family but they're not answering/at home/whatever. Permission to be really quite scared, probably unnecessarily but you never know, in here with you chaps for a while?

Father has texted me, they're miles away from the carnage. Thank God.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Wed 22 Mar 2017 - 22:27

That's good to hear, and I'd probably react with the same initial anxiety!

There should be one key narrative out of today's attack: The Police did an outstanding, world class job. They dealt with one of the most difficult attacks to police, using a vehicle as a weapon, did an excellent job as the event occurred and had counter terrorist reinforcements at the scene within minutes. What happened was unequivocally shit. But it would have been a whole lot worse without the job those people did today.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Wed 22 Mar 2017 - 22:36

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I'm in Staines. I've called and e-mailed and texted my family but they're not answering/at home/whatever. Permission to be really quite scared, probably unnecessarily but you never know, in here with you chaps for a while?

Father has texted me, they're miles away from the carnage. Thank God.

Good to hear Balla - I was relieved to see you posting much the same on the Facebook. Thumbs Up!
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Wed 22 Mar 2017 - 23:53

Muss is right, and I feel that praise for our services is something we should hear/see much more often. Relieved that no-one in your family was hurt, Balla, whilst feeling hollow for the people who have been affected.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Fri 24 Mar 2017 - 20:35

Thanks gents - and yes, good to hear a nice story about the police for once!
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Apr 2017 - 13:59

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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Apr 2017 - 14:49

I like voting, but I'm trapped on an island of hateful idiots.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Apr 2017 - 16:10

Sounds like it's being brought forward to placate (is that the right word?) her own ideas.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Apr 2017 - 17:09

Saw it on Facebook and thought it was Fake News, till I saw it being the talk of Twitter.

It will be interesting how it will go with only 2 months between now and then, which could be worse as seen someone say Australia had a election after just 3 weeks of calling to have one.

From the new piece you link to Zero, what May is saying seems to make sense and both Corbyn & Farron seem to want it as well.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Wed 19 Apr 2017 - 19:45

It's a very clever political move on May's part. It comes at a time when neither opposition party seems to be actually offering opposition, and by holding it now (and by sweeping the decks with the left) she'll look like she has a massive mandate for a Brexit as hard as, to quote Zero, an unemployed porn star.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Wed 19 Apr 2017 - 22:42

It seems a bit hypocritical that May said the reason a Scottish Independence Referendum couldn't go ahead just now was to avoid further uncertainty in these uncertain times... and then she goes and calls a snap General Election. Rolling Eyes

I know the reason for doing so is to strengthen her position to go ahead with Brexit, but it still made me roll my eyes thinking about it.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Apr 2017 - 11:50

I wish we could have an election over here. Meh
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Apr 2017 - 18:52

Would that be in line with Australian values though Athrun? Wink
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Apr 2017 - 20:10

Dear lord that farce of tightening the already inane Australia Citizenship exams made it over the pond did it? Duh!
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Apr 2017 - 20:26

Made it onto the front page of the BBC! And very eloquent Turnbull was too. Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Apr 2017 - 23:34

Athrun888 wrote:
I wish we could have an election over here. Meh

I wish we could have had the five-year term that was promised: and I've already voted for an MP this year, thank you very much! Some folk only took down their 'Vote Labour' signs a few weeks ago. Evil or Very Mad
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Jul 2017 - 16:44

The English design of the future 10 note. By the time it's released into circulation, it might be worth eight Euros.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Jul 2017 - 20:53

'Subscribe to read' Zero. Meh I really like Jane Austen's books, I'm glad she's getting a money done of her.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Tue 18 Jul 2017 - 22:09

Blast it all. Aww! I got to the full story fairly readily through Google; hopefully this one will fare better...
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Jul 2017 - 17:52

Just what we need for the Lib Dems, some youth.


Hopefully he we be ready willing and cable or at least strong and cable.
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PostSubject: Re: News thread   Thu 20 Jul 2017 - 18:54

Better than that: he'll be INVINCE-IBLE!

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