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Old 24.03.2019, 18:22
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Re: The Brexit referendum thread: potential consequences for GB, EU and the Brits in

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Did he actually say cotton pickers or were the subtitles auto-translated by a machine? I see it on the BBC a lot, where what the person said is not what the auto-translate shows on the screen.
I listened to it myself a couple of times, and others had picked up on it in the comments. He definitely said "cotton".

Nicholas Soames has been slipping in a couple of hashtag comments lately (can you sue for a hashtag?)

Simon Hoare MP #frightfulbloodygoodygoody
Dominic Raab #slipperyandslightlyweird
Donald Trump #clearlycompletelyTonto
Daniel Hannan #thatfellowHannanisthemostvulgartiresomeswank

Speaking of comments, my favourite one in response to Sarah Vine's faux pas, along with the one asking if 1 million people can sue her for defamation of character, is this...

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https://twitter.com/thestephmerritt/...11102155632640
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