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Old 26.08.2015, 10:47
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I don't think its a "secret". Some politicians are saying it quite openly, without the superpower bit of course.

I think a lot of the political thinking can be reduced to

1) We are superior to other European countries because we take in more refugees, and countries who quibble with us over how many they're taking in are scum.

2) These people are an economic opportunity and will make us rich.

3) if you disagree with our plan to world leadership you're a Nazi.

At this point it becomes very difficult to distinguish German leadership from 8-year olds.

The Germans are really making the UK look really, really bad, aren't they?

I have to admit I believe there are diamonds in that rough there. I imagine some of those refugees could be some of the best and brightest of Syria. Some interview I've seen are of intelligent Syrian university students. They should be poached and brought into Switzerland or the US.
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Old 26.08.2015, 10:57
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I have to admit I believe there are diamonds in that rough there. I imagine some of those refugees could be some of the best and brightest of Syria. Some interview I've seen are of intelligent Syrian university students. They should be poached and brought into Switzerland or the US.
After WW2 the USA poached some of Germany's top scientists and engineers, which put them ahead in technology and without who they would probably have lost the space race to the Soviets.

But to get them, they had to fight a war first.

You could thus say the Germans are pretty smart in having others fight the war while they pick up the prize.

But then, they could have recruited these bright minds witzhout a war and without all the suffering the mass migration is causing, so if indeed there is a secret smart strategy behind it, I would call it a massive overkill.
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Old 26.08.2015, 11:04
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The Germans are really making the UK look really, really bad, aren't they?

I have to admit I believe there are diamonds in that rough there. I imagine some of those refugees could be some of the best and brightest of Syria. Some interview I've seen are of intelligent Syrian university students. They should be poached and brought into Switzerland or the US.
Exactly, Germany imported a few million Turks which helped turn them into economic powerhouse of Europe. Many Syrians are very well educated and Germany could benefit.
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Old 26.08.2015, 11:18
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I don't think its a "secret". Some politicians are saying it quite openly, without the superpower bit of course.

I think a lot of the political thinking can be reduced to

1) We are superior to other European countries because we take in more refugees, and countries who quibble with us over how many they're taking in are scum.

2) These people are an economic opportunity and will make us rich.

3) if you disagree with our plan to world leadership you're a Nazi.

At this point it becomes very difficult to distinguish German leadership from 8-year olds.
I'm afraid you sound like a 8 year old now....what a pity.
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Old 26.08.2015, 13:59
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The Germans are really making the UK look really, really bad, aren't they?

I have to admit I believe there are diamonds in that rough there. I imagine some of those refugees could be some of the best and brightest of Syria. Some interview I've seen are of intelligent Syrian university students. They should be poached and brought into Switzerland or the US.
Lots of university graduates from Damascus and Aleppo already HAVE arrived here. good for CH but tragic for Syris
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Old 26.08.2015, 14:08
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Exactly, Germany imported a few million Turks which helped turn them into economic powerhouse of Europe. Many Syrians are very well educated and Germany could benefit.

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Exactly, Germany imported a few million Turks which helped turn them into economic powerhouse of Europe. Many Syrians are very well educated and Germany could benefit.
Not only Germany but also Switzerland is to benefit
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Old 28.08.2015, 14:17
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Re: Pegida marches against Islamisation of Europe

Move along, nothing to see here.

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Old 28.08.2015, 15:01
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Not only Germany but also Switzerland is to benefit
Probably. That doesn't mean every individual does though.
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Old 28.08.2015, 16:25
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Re: Pegida marches against Islamisation of Europe

It is interesting to see how German media are increasingly doing the "spagat" between not saying anything, which they know they can't as too many people are getting angry, and telling the truth as it is, for which they are too biased.

I always imagined that the Germans had too much of an "Untertanenmentalität" to ever challenge their government big style or in big numbers, but now I seem I may have underestimated their ability to throw the brown stuff at the fan.
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Old 28.08.2015, 19:18
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Move along, nothing to see here.
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Isn't the police actively looking for the angry hormonally challenged perpetrators? Or do they apply the principle - our terrorists are better than their terrorists....
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Old 28.08.2015, 20:49
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Isn't the police actively looking for the angry hormonally challenged perpetrators? Or do they apply the principle - our terrorists are better than their terrorists....
I think these "terrorists" are burning buildings with the intent of protecting their culture and their country. The other terrorists are burning people with the intent of destroying countries and cultures.
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Old 28.08.2015, 20:52
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I think these "terrorists" are burning buildings with the intent of protecting their culture and their country.
I suspect this might be the single most moronic thing I've read on EF since the day I joined.

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Old 28.08.2015, 20:53
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Re: Pegida marches against Islamisation of Europe

For all those refugees in Germany the first integration course won't be about the language or the laws but rather on how to use a fire extinguisher.
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Old 28.08.2015, 21:06
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Re: Pegida marches against Islamisation of Europe

Here's a little reminder of the last time a bunch of hotheads burned down buildings "with the intent of protecting their culture and their country":



Seriously, Phos. You've come out with some real shit over the last few years, but this takes the biscuit for poor taste and ignorance.
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Old 28.08.2015, 21:16
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Here's a little reminder of the last time a bunch of hotheads burned down buildings "with the intent of protecting their culture and their country":



Seriously, Phos. You've come out with some real shit over the last few years, but this takes the biscuit for poor taste and ignorance.
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Old 28.08.2015, 21:18
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Re: Pegida marches against Islamisation of Europe

Oh, it's the man who wants to scuttle boats full of refugees.

I was wondering when you'd turn up.
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Old 28.08.2015, 21:21
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Oh, it's the man who wants to scuttle boats full of refugees.

I was wondering when you'd turn up.
Not refugees , migrants - and in shallow waters and even better before the migrants get into the boats. I can understand how this is all beyond your feeble mind since you collect your stats "in enough job centres in Manchester".

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I can understand how this is all beyond your feeble mind since you collect your stats "in enough job centres in Manchester".
Point taken...
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Old 28.08.2015, 23:04
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Isn't the police actively looking for the angry hormonally challenged perpetrators? Or do they apply the principle - our terrorists are better than their terrorists....
What's this got to do with terrorism?
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Old 30.08.2015, 22:28
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Re: Pegida marches against Islamisation of Europe

Today visible in a lot of stadiums of the Bundesliga: banners of supporters with the words "refugees welcome". There is a deep and strong movement right now in Germany to show that right extremists are a minority. So far Germany has been the model state in this refugee drama unlike many other countries (Slovakia is a shame for example).
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