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Brexit Thread III - They're laughing with us, not at us

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by Traitorfish, Jul 13, 2018.

  1. Traitorfish

    Traitorfish The Tighnahulish Kid

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  2. Silurian

    Silurian Chieftain

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    like the thread title but shouldn't it be swapped around slightly.
     
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    It's the source of the Benny Hill theme music you hear as the UK tears itself apart.
     
  4. Lohrenswald

    Lohrenswald nIGHTMARE

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    Why a new thread?
     
  5. Silurian

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    It's funnier when there's video of Boris Johnson helping to make Brexit happen.
    Or not.
     
  7. Kyriakos

    Kyriakos Alien spiral maker

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    Hm, the latest statement from Trump, that Bojo is someone he likes and wants to see as pm, is cretinous even by Trump standards :)
     
  8. Silurian

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    But it is poison for Boris:):):)
     
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    Kyriakos Alien spiral maker

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    I am not sure. Seems that there is quite a bit of 'alt-right' in Britain, or just tory voters who don't care either way.
     
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    How can you reckon that they can eat what does not exist?


    Many of us are regard Donald as the USA trying belatedly to catch up with mad King George III.

    We regard him as a joke, his election demonstrating the Americans have a sense of humour too.
     
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    So very true.
     
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    Is the punch-line PM Jacob Rees-Mogg?
     
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    Arakhor Dremora Courtier Moderator

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    Interesting thread title, I agree.
     
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    We are currently undecided:

    (a) Boris Johnson (who as joke candidate replaced joke candidate Ken Livingstone as Mayor of London)
    (b) Jeremy Corbyn (our very own garden gnome); and
    (c) Jacob Rees-Mogg (as haber-dasher's model and Adrian Mole lookalike).
     
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    It wouldn't help to run a Mogg now.
     
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    The problem with American humour, and the reason I don't like most American comedy, is that it relies too much on really wacky characters which often just comes across as making fun of the mentally ill while sweeping the darker implications of all that wackyness under the rug.
     
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    Well I am sure it was put on the side of some Bus so must "exist"

    As we all know that was a gross figure and did not take into account the rebate which Margret Thatcher negotiated.

    It also did not take into account the costs of setting up our own institutions and running them.

    It did not take into account of the cost of the paying our obligations to the EU.

    It did not take into account of the cost of the paying any on going to the EU to stay in the bits we may now ask to remain part of.

    It did not take into account of the the short and medium term costs to the economy of Brexit.
    Who knows what is going to happen long term as the government does not know what is going to happen in the short term.

    So maybe the bus should have read "We send the EU -£200m a week" nett

    So the pensioners will take it further into the red when they eat more of the money that Brexit is wasting




    Agreed
     
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    Like Trump making fun of a disabled reporter during the election campaign.
    Or the Normans chanting:
    "Harald, Harald, Harald,
    Oeuil, Oeuil, Oeuil"
    at Hastings.
     
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    Yyyyeah, but those billions in services come from companies that want a safe place-cum-tax-haven to do business with the EU. Some of those services are actual EU agencies which will be moving out.
    The UK's making fun of itself and everybody's laughing with them?
    Beeecause every 2.5k posts this thread now has a new edition. See here:
    I suppose that you have been exposed to Sheldon Cooper and Robin Williams, nein?
     
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    That's ******* rubbish, the old thread should be reopened
    The 11th book thread too
     

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