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View Poll Results: What would you personally prefer to happen?
I want the UK to stay in an ever-closer union 49 23.11%
I want the UK to stay in a loosely connected EU 68 32.08%
I want the UK out because the EU is bad for the UK 22 10.38%
I want the UK out because the EU is a bad thing 23 10.85%
I want the UK out because this would be good for the rest of us 17 8.02%
I don't really care 33 15.57%
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:23
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Cooper, Grieve and Soubry were so on it yesterday - passionate and emotional, they're the ones receiving public support.
If you really believe this then there is no hope for you.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:28
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If you really believe this then there is no hope for you.
Maybe it would be better if they just trolled instead.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:29
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Speaker John Bercow made a passionate intervention in Parliament defending MPs.

"None of you is a traitor. All of you are doing your best. This should not be and I’m sure will not prove to be a matter of any controversy whatsoever."

He went on: "From the Chair, let me say that I believe passionately in the institution of parliament, in the rights of members of this House, and in their commitment to their duty," he said. "The sole duty of every member of parliament is to do what he or she thinks is right."

May had attacked MPs for refusing to support her Brexit deal yesterday, saying "Parliament has done everything possible to avoid making a choice."
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https://order-order.com/2019/03/21/f...ke-signatures/
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... blatantly fake signatures arising everywhere from Russia, to Afghanistan, to North Korea. Tens of thousands of signatures have also come from EU states including Jean Claude Juncker’s tiny Luxembourg…
Perhaps someone should let Guido know that not all British citizens live in the UK.
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Which "vote"?
Semantics...
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:32
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Speaker John Bercow made a passionate intervention in Parliament defending MPs.

"None of you is a traitor. All of you are doing your best. This should not be and I’m sure will not prove to be a matter of any controversy whatsoever."

He went on: "From the Chair, let me say that I believe passionately in the institution of parliament, in the rights of members of this House, and in their commitment to their duty," he said. "The sole duty of every member of parliament is to do what he or she thinks is right."

May had attacked MPs for refusing to support her Brexit deal yesterday, saying "Parliament has done everything possible to avoid making a choice."
I hope we remain in Europe, but I also hope out of this that the nasty, bullying, short-person-syndrome, power-hungry bell end that is John Bercow gets a right trashing.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:33
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Semantics...
It's ok, we've established on another thread that it's a thing.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:36
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Nah, I would have accepted the result of the referendum. No one would be talking about this now if Remain would have won.
Nige would have been fighting it. A 48% - 52% in favour of Remain wouldn't have been over by a long chalk, according to him.
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Speaker John Bercow made a passionate intervention in Parliament defending MPs.

"None of you is a traitor. All of you are doing your best. This should not be and I’m sure will not prove to be a matter of any controversy whatsoever."

He went on: "From the Chair, let me say that I believe passionately in the institution of parliament, in the rights of members of this House, and in their commitment to their duty," he said. "The sole duty of every member of parliament is to do what he or she thinks is right."

May had attacked MPs for refusing to support her Brexit deal yesterday, saying "Parliament has done everything possible to avoid making a choice."
What happened?

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Old 21.03.2019, 15:38
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I hope we remain in Europe, but I also hope out of this that the nasty, bullying, short-person-syndrome, power-hungry bell end that is John Bercow gets a right trashing.
You seem to have misspelled "Theresa May", but Lolz says we're not allowed to pick posters up on their grammatical and orthographic mistakes any more.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:40
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Nah, I would have accepted the result of the referendum. No one would be talking about this now if Remain would have won.
Even more wisdom by Loz.

Obviously, if Remain had won there'd be no Brexit to talk about in the first place!

Only Farage who presumably would keep campaigning for it, especially if the margin had been thin.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:44
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Oohh dear. Eurosceptics all over the place it seems.......
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/artic...S-Uue4okYdSjNo
It is clear by now with most votes counted (98,5%) that the EU sceptic newcomer FvD will become the biggest party in the Dutch senate.
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:50
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It is clear by now with most votes counted (98,5%) that the EU sceptic newcomer FvD will become the biggest party in the Dutch senate.
In layman’s terms, what does that mean for the price of fish?
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:52
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In layman’s terms, what does that mean for the price of fish?
An important issue for you, as a processed seafood insider!
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Old 21.03.2019, 15:56
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In layman’s terms, what does that mean for the price of fish?
That would go up in the Netherlands anyway since the French used the EU to Ban a new method which had many fisherman in the Netherlands invest a lot of money and pulled in more fish while research has not even been concluded but is leaning towards it being better for the environment. The French used lies to effect the opinion of European parliament only to prevent their own internal market so their fisherman don't have to invest that much as the Dutch did.
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Old 21.03.2019, 16:04
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In layman’s terms, what does that mean for the price of fish?
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That would go up in the Netherlands anyway since the French used the EU to Ban a new method which had many fisherman in the Netherlands invest a lot of money and pulled in more fish while research has not even been concluded but is leaning towards it being better for the environment. The French used lies to effect the opinion of European parliament only to prevent their own internal market so their fisherman don't have to invest that much as the Dutch did.
I think something got lost in translation there...

https://www.urbandictionary.com/defi...ce%20of%20fish
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Old 21.03.2019, 16:04
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It is clear by now with most votes counted (98,5%) that the EU sceptic newcomer FvD will become the biggest party in the Dutch senate.

I watched some of the results come in on Dutch TV.


Even though this is more or less what the polls predicted, the presenters appeared to be totally dumbstruck.
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Old 21.03.2019, 16:06
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I think something got lost in translation there...

https://www.urbandictionary.com/defi...ce%20of%20fish


whooosssh
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Old 21.03.2019, 16:14
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French Minister named her cat Brexit as "he wakes me up every morning miaowing to death because he wants to go out, and then when I open the door he stays in the middle, undecided, and then gives me evil looks when I put him out."

https://www.politico.eu/article/uk-e...ed-cat-brexit/
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Funny, I made up an imaginary postcode and it was accepted.
But I'd already voted using my electoral register details.

Would you like to try again with new details?
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