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Nonetheless, it won't be the disaster many of you are hoping for!...If they want to get really nasty we will just cut off the Gotthard Tunnel for European trucks and trains and let them try and work around that...However, I 'm sure it won't come to that.

Are the Swiss prepared to lay siege to your own land? Are you prepared to live on chocolate, bread, cheese and milk? The EU will not come to an end simply because Switzerland blocks transport, but Switzerland might.
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My daughters are 21 and 23, as are most of their friends.

None of them are interested in city life other than going out for the evening and maybe for work.

But to live there? Forget it.

Tom
And when they are offered a 80,000CHF job in the city, or a 40,000CHF job in the boondocks, will they feel the same?

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So that's OK for a Swiss immigrant to say in Canada but not for an immigrant in Switzerland?

Now who mentioned Hinterwäldler...
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Old 18.02.2014, 20:52
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So that's OK for a Swiss immigrant to say in Canada but not for an immigrant in Switzerland?

Hoppy your funny nowhere in the referendum does it says " All the immigrants get the Fu-k home". It says "Masseneinwanderung Stoppen "
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Old 18.02.2014, 20:53
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Hoppy your funny nowhere in the referendum does it says " All the immigrants get the Fu-k home". It says "Masseneinwanderung Stoppen "


Now who mentioned Hinterwäldler...


Awfully sorry, I pulled the same lever twice.
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Re: Masseneinwanderung Stoppen [initiative to limit immigration]

after 122 pages, I apologize if somebody already posted this, but it seems the thread could use a dose of humor. apologies that it is only in German, I promise that it is indeed really funny.



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Old 18.02.2014, 20:56
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And all the goods coming in to Switzerland will get here by Apparition, will they?

I would say bye train true the gotthard
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Old 18.02.2014, 20:57
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And when they are offered a 80,000CHF job in the city, or a 40,000CHF job in the boondocks, will they feel the same?
Like most people I know, they will work wherever, and continue to live in the boondocks.

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Old 18.02.2014, 20:59
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The traffic over the past ten years has become absurd, all due to the large number of frontaliers.

My daughter found it a better idea to move to tha US, rather than look for a job in TI, as they are all being taken by frontaliers who are willing to work for far less.

Need I continue?

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My daughters are 21 and 23, as are most of their friends.

None of them are interested in city life other than going out for the evening and maybe for work.

But to live there? Forget it.

Tom
I thought your daughter was in the USA? And living in the country?
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Old 18.02.2014, 21:00
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Are you prepared to live on chocolate, bread, cheese and milk?
Already do!

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Old 18.02.2014, 21:02
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I thought your daughter was in the USA? And living in the country?
One is, the other moved from the boonies of TI (Vallemaggia) to the boonies of BE (she lives in an old mill next to a farm or three).

And my thirty year old niece and her husband quit NYC to move to Tennessee to raise goats a couple years ago.

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Hoppy your funny nowhere in the referendum does it says " All the immigrants get the Fu-k home". It says "Masseneinwanderung Stoppen "

It amazes me how you see things form a totally Swiss perspective, even from across the big pond. I think most of the Germans, see it as you so crudely put it, and they can take their wares elsewhere.


What the Swiss don't think about is the damage that this has done. Do they believe that those in the EU will ever have confidence in investing in Switzerland again with the hindsight that they can get kicked out at a moment's notice and told FU you're out.
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Old 18.02.2014, 21:03
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And when they are offered a 80,000CHF job in the city, or a 40,000CHF job in the boondocks, will they feel the same?

Dave.

This is exactly what I would prefer Hold the train I have to go to the can
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Old 18.02.2014, 21:04
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My daughters are 21 and 23, as are most of their friends.

None of them are interested in city life other than going out for the evening and maybe for work.

But to live there? Forget it.

Tom
so just during the day and the evening then? maybe go to the country when they sleep?
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Old 18.02.2014, 21:06
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One is, the other moved from the boonies of TI (Vallemaggia) to the boonies of BE (she lives in an old mill next to a farm or three).

And my thirty year old niece and her husband quit NYC to move to Tennessee to raise goats a couple years ago.

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So one of your daughters has actually left Switzerland, to find a job somewhere else?

And you would deny other people that right?

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Old 18.02.2014, 21:07
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This is exactly what I would prefer Hold the train I have to go to the can
So much so that you moved to Canada.

like i said, hypocrisy is rife.
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Old 18.02.2014, 21:07
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so just during the day and the evening then? maybe go to the country when they sleep?
And to live and to eat.

A lot of people around here even head home from the city for lunch.

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Old 18.02.2014, 21:08
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Re: Masseneinwanderung Stoppen [initiative to limit immigration]

Back to the dark ages burning sheep fat for light and raclette on the fire?


"The EU has stopped talks with Switzerland on a cross-border electricity agreement which had been aimed at closer power trading ties with the country."


http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/...0LN2G220140218
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So one of your daughters has actually left Switzerland, to find a job somewhere else?

And you would deny other people that right?
She is also a citizen of the country she went to.

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Old 18.02.2014, 21:10
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It amazes me how you see things form a totally Swiss perspective, even from across the big pond. I think most of the Germans, see it as you so crudely put it, and they can take their wares elsewhere.


What the Swiss don't think about is the damage that this has done. Do they believe that those in the EU will ever have confidence in investing in Switzerland again with the hindsight that they can get kicked out at a moment's notice and told FU you're out.

I now the pot in SF is one of the best on the planet ,but you are smocking to much of it 3 years is not exactly "At a moment`s notice and remember "CAP" not your out
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