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Forum: Brexit Forum Yesterday, 10:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,038
Posted By JBR
Sorry, you fell for it! Yes, I know that...

Sorry, you fell for it!

Yes, I know that figure is not correct. It has been discussed widely and, of course, we receive very generous 'refunds' from our wonderful dictators in Brussels.

My...
Forum: Brexit Forum Yesterday, 09:56 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 1,574
Posted By JBR
Limp Dems do! :lol:

Limp Dems do! :lol:
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 687
Posted By JBR
I wonder whether that might be because we have...

I wonder whether that might be because we have already lost most of our skilled workmen over the years and there are not those examples present who would have encouraged their offspring to follow...
Forum: Brexit Forum Yesterday, 07:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,038
Posted By JBR
We mustn't forget that staying in is costing us...

We mustn't forget that staying in is costing us money! :lol:

What is it? 350 million a week?
Forum: Science and Environment Yesterday, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 157
Posted By JBR
True, but it keeps Greta, the Limp Dems and the...

True, but it keeps Greta, the Limp Dems and the Greenies in a job!
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 07:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
I defer to your apparently superior knowledge. ...

I defer to your apparently superior knowledge.

Just out of interest, could you let me know when you worked in the NHS and in what capacity, please?
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 12:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 262
Posted By JBR
Yes, and after we leave and the EU impose heavy...

Yes, and after we leave and the EU impose heavy tariffs on their exports to us, who is that going to hurt the most?
(Rhetorical question)

Of course they want us to agree to Boris's/May's 'deal'!...
Forum: Brexit Forum Yesterday, 11:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,038
Posted By JBR
Absolutely true. It was our inept and no...

Absolutely true.

It was our inept and no doubt corrupt politicians who agreed to the change of the EEC to a political organisation.
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 11:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 262
Posted By JBR
As has been explained, we are a nett importer. ...

As has been explained, we are a nett importer. It is to our advantage to pick and choose whom to export from.

Market forces.
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 11:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
Ah! We could do that, couldn't we? Fly over to...

Ah! We could do that, couldn't we? Fly over to America for lengthy and expensive treatment...

Oh yes, we'd have to pay wouldn't we?
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 11:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
:023: Although by all accounts you'll have...

:023:

Although by all accounts you'll have to be patient when trying to get through!
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
No, I suppose it's us responsible, tax-paying,...

No, I suppose it's us responsible, tax-paying, law-abiding members of the public who are the real problem.
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 11:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
Prisoners seem to get priority treatment too! ...

Prisoners seem to get priority treatment too!

Crime pays in broken Britain.
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 11:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
I'm afraid you misunderstand my definition of...

I'm afraid you misunderstand my definition of 'administrator'.
Nothing to do with maintenance people, porters, etc. I refer to faceless well-paid executives behind desks shuffling papers and, as we...
Forum: Politics & Govt Yesterday, 01:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 262
Posted By JBR
I'd impose a 50% tariff on German cars and French...

I'd impose a 50% tariff on German cars and French wine and cheese!

We can trade with anyone we want throughout the world.
Forum: General Health Yesterday, 01:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
Certainly, the NHS has always (for as long as...

Certainly, the NHS has always (for as long as I've been aware, anyway) been inefficient, certainly regarding administration.

The hospital where I first worked was overseen by an Area Health...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 01:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 130
Posted By JBR
I think there are a number of considerations. ...

I think there are a number of considerations.

Firstly, if electricity is to be the power source, the most obvious (perhaps the only) choice would be propeller driven motion. This would...
Forum: Other Debates/Discussions 20-11-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 3,754
Posted By JBR
Well said. The Queen is ultimately to be thanked...

Well said. The Queen is ultimately to be thanked for, I'm sure, the majority of tourism visits to Londonistan which must bring in millions of squids.

I wonder whether we can ever hope to restore...
Forum: General Chat 20-11-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 687
Posted By JBR
I agree. Regarding your two points: ...

I agree. Regarding your two points:

Homosexuality is nothing new. It has existed since time immemorial. What is new about it is the fact that it has been brought to the front of everyone's...
Forum: General Health 20-11-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 384
Posted By JBR
Nothing to do with the population numbers vs. the...

Nothing to do with the population numbers vs. the available resources, then?
Forum: Science and Environment 20-11-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 157
Posted By JBR
I completely agree, Old Grey One. What it...

I completely agree, Old Grey One.

What it boils down to is spending a fortune simply to salve certain people's consciences. It is one definite reason why I would never vote for the Green Party.
...
Forum: Brexit Forum 20-11-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,038
Posted By JBR
Obviously not why we joined then! We just pay,...

Obviously not why we joined then!
We just pay, pay and pay... for nothing really.
Forum: Exercise & Fitness 20-11-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3,341
Views: 133,922
Posted By JBR
:lol::lol::lol:

:lol::lol::lol:
Forum: Other Debates/Discussions 20-11-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 3,754
Posted By JBR
I no longer use the Mail's web site since they...

I no longer use the Mail's web site since they recently began imposing a 'pop up' accusing me of using an ad blocker and refusing to show their report until I disable it.

I will not be dictated to...
Forum: Other Debates/Discussions 20-11-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 3,754
Posted By JBR
I would bow to the Queen - but to none of the...

I would bow to the Queen - but to none of the others - and that is more as a sign of respect to someone deserving of it rather then convention.
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