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Redis, apparently:
"master chart" has become "umbrella chart" in one instance."

So, what next, rename "Masters of the Universe" to "Umbrellas of the Universe"?

Rewrite the Bible?

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"master chart" has become "umbrella chart" in one instance."

So, what next, rename "Masters of the Universe" to "Umbrellas of the Universe"?

Rewrite the Bible?

Tom
Rewrite the history, "change the narrative".....mantras of this century. Hope that helps. ;-)
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Rewrite the history, "change the narrative".....mantras of this century. Hope that helps. ;-)
The word mantra is also an instance of imperialist cultural appropriation.
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The word mantra is also an instance of imperialist cultural appropriation.
I always confuse that word with Manta. It has certainly livened up a few marketing meetings...
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"master chart" has become "umbrella chart" in one instance."

So, what next, rename "Masters of the Universe" to "Umbrellas of the Universe"?

Rewrite the Bible?

Tom
They can't use the word umbrella, it gives me the creeps. Most people do not master the task of using an umbrella within crowds, very dangerous weapons!
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Old 14.09.2018, 13:29
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I always confuse that word with Manta. It has certainly livened up a few marketing meetings...


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I always confuse that word with Manta. It has certainly livened up a few marketing meetings...
That's a common issue. There's even a documentary on the topic, also see here.



ETA:

Dang, Tom beat me to it.
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So, what next,

Rewrite the Bible?
ITYF that's already been done, several times over.
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Swiss women got the vote in the same century as women in the US and UK, so where's the problem?

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I agree, if something takes more than 100 years, we can finally give it the designation of "a problem".

I'm happy if the Swiss government takes another 96 years to consider how to implement the immigration controls that were voted for, that would inevitably lead to the dissolution of all the bilaterals with the EU.

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I agree, if something takes more than 100 years, we can finally give it the designation of "a problem".

I'm happy if the Swiss government takes another 96 years to consider how to implement Swixit.
Wouldn't they have to implement "SwixIN" first, though?
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Wouldn't they have to implement "SwixIN" first, though?
Swyxit is a communication programm system. I was wondering why the Swiss governement should install it - to let DanLF make money?
But maybe you're understanding was more to the point.
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Wouldn't they have to implement "SwixIN" first, though?
What word would you choose to describe the dissolving of all the bilateral agreements with the EU?

Let me know and I'll edit my post above.

edit: Nevermind, I replaced the word "Swixit" with a description of what I meant.

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What word would you choose to describe the dissolving of all the bilateral agreements with the EU?
Wouldn't that wipe out a goodly chunk of EF overnight?

A case of "I've got my Swiss passport now, you can close the doors!"
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Wouldn't that wipe out a goodly chunk of EF overnight?
A no deal scenario with Brexit could do the same. EU seems pretty unmovable on the whole freedom of movement thing. It's been quite clear for years now that it's an all or nothing deal.

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A case of "I've got my Swiss passport now, you can close the doors!"
You mean that Brits and Americans living in Switzerland voted for immigration controls?
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Not really.

In old times, the wife would decide and the husband do the dirty work.

Tom

Do you think something has changed...?
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Not really.

In old times, the wife would decide and the husband do the dirty work.

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Do you think something has changed...?
Lots. That's why woman started to divorce them
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What word would you choose to describe the dissolving of all the bilateral agreements with the EU?
Fantastic!

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Fantastic!

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It's funny though, because the general direction of comments you see in the UK among Brexiters is that this is the holy grail of associating with the EU.

Constantly bleating about "Norway" and "Switzerland" being the perfect solution. LOL!
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Lots. That's why woman started to divorce them
What? They don't accept to take out the garbage and kill all the spiders anymore? Hmmm....

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A case of "I've got my Swiss passport now, you can close the doors!"
....or the C permit.... People are selfish...and frankly, I don't blame them.

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Constantly bleating about "Norway" and "Switzerland" being the perfect solution. LOL!
You also have to have the mindset of the Norwegians or the Swiss to be another Norway or another Switzerland. People constantly disregard the cultural differences, history, economics. It's not enough to be "independent" from the EU.

Lol, it's official - Brexit it's popping up obsessively, in every topic. You strike its head down on its own 5-6 independent threads, and there he is, popping his Kopf out again. And again.

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Lol, it's official - Brexit it's popping up obsessively, in every topic. You strike its head down on its own 5-6 independent threads, and there he is, popping his Kopf out again. And again.
Brext is the brown sugar of politcal discussions.
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