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Old 14.06.2017, 21:23
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And Rome's mayor tells the Italian government not to send more migrants to the city.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-40268210

Plus Italian court rules Sikhs can't carry ceremonial knives.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39928912

Of course I ask myself why any peaceful religion would require you to carry a knife in the first place.
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Old 14.06.2017, 23:59
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And Rome's mayor tells the Italian government not to send more migrants to the city.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-40268210

Plus Italian court rules Sikhs can't carry ceremonial knives.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39928912

Of course I ask myself why any peaceful religion would require you to carry a knife in the first place.
You are not Scottish are you or you would have your skean dhu?

I hope anyway you carry your Swiss Army knife
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Old 15.06.2017, 00:01
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I hope anyway you carry your Swiss Army knife
I used to have one with me all the time.... Until they implemented that rule that you cannot fly with a knife.....
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Old 15.06.2017, 00:06
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I used to have one with me all the time.... Until they implemented that rule that you cannot fly with a knife.....
A neighbour tried to fly out of Zürich some years ago with a knife but it was confiscated. They told him he could get it back when he returned.

So when he came back to Zürich he asked for his knife back! Turned out opposite to the usual view of Swiss efficiency they had zero records of who owned which knife.

They showed him into a room packed floor to ceiling with knives and told him to find his; he came out with a much better knife...
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Old 15.06.2017, 01:29
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Old 15.06.2017, 08:15
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You are not Scottish are you or you would have your skean dhu?

I hope anyway you carry your Swiss Army knife
Nope. I do have a combined sewing/nails accessories set in my handbag though.
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I used to have one with me all the time.... Until they implemented that rule that you cannot fly with a knife.....
The only one time I carried a Swiss army knife when travelling by plane it was confiscated. (those darn laws of Murphy) In all fairness, I don't know how could I forget the stupid thing in my backpack...But I'm glad that they do pay attention.
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Old 15.06.2017, 09:03
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Video made by misogynist xenophobe
How very tedious.
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Old 15.06.2017, 09:10
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A neighbour tried to fly out of Zürich some years ago with a knife but it was confiscated.
My wife got controlled when we went to Paris a couple months ago, and they found her knife, but they told her it was OK.

I made her put it in the checked luggage on the way home, however.

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Old 15.06.2017, 09:12
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I ask myself why any peaceful religion would require you to carry a knife in the first place.
I ALWAYS carry a knife.

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Old 15.06.2017, 10:30
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My wife got controlled when we went to Paris a couple months ago, and they found her knife, but they told her it was OK.

I made her put it in the checked luggage on the way home, however.

Tom
Really, how comes? They confiscate even corkscrews as far as I noticed.
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Old 15.06.2017, 12:13
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I was almost convinced by your erudite argument of giving me neg rep, but in the end... spend thirty+ minutes watching the whole of some irrelevant propaganda video? I think not. I've better things to do with my life, like posting on EF. Or cleaning my toe-nails.

But thanks for your attempt to engage in rational discussion. It is appreciated.
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Old 15.06.2017, 12:18
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I was almost convinced by your erudite argument of giving me neg rep, but in the end... spend thirty+ minutes watching the whole of some irrelevant propaganda video? I think not. I've better things to do with my life, like posting on EF. Or cleaning my toe-nails.
Then how do you come to the conclusion that the gentleman making that video is either of the things you accuse him of ? I would also have given you negative rep if you said that he was a wonderful mathematician and a philosopher. Make some arguments in between the nail care there's a good chap.

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But thanks for your attempt to engage in rational discussion. It is appreciated.
Have a discussion with an absurd social justice warrior Daesh apologist ??? See what I did there ? Good - then let's have that rational discussion.
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Oh dear. I think I upset someone.
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Old 15.06.2017, 12:35
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Any more relaxed and I'd be horizontal chum.
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Really, how comes? They confiscate even corkscrews as far as I noticed.
I guess that Ticinese are more easy going.

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I guess that Ticinese are more easy going.

Tom
Riiight, everything is much better down there.

But it has nothing to do with your wife rather with the French guy who didn't really do his job.
Eta wait, it was on Lugano airport....yeah, then you are right.
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"Refugee ships"

Italy threatens to close ports to humanitarian refugee rescue ships as it reaches 'saturation point'
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But refugees are mostly wonderful people who will enrich the culture and will provide more money for the social system than they will take out of it.

Italy should be so lucky that they get to take them all
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So much for dispersing the refugees to other EU countries.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-40479224

They turn right around and head back to Germany.
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