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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd June 2022, 01:29 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Deleted as I've just realised that I'd...

Deleted as I've just realised that I'd prematurely killed off Arthur Scargill!

My mistake!
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd June 2022, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
At PMQs Johnson claimed that Labour MPs on RMT...

At PMQs Johnson claimed that Labour MPs on RMT picket lines were "literally holding hands with Arthur Scargill", everyone is so used to him lying that this seemed to pass without comment.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th June 2022, 02:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,490
Posted By P.J. Denyer
It's the Daily Mail, I'm surprised they don't...

It's the Daily Mail, I'm surprised they don't give the value of the house they live in.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 20th June 2022, 02:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 927
Posted By P.J. Denyer
They're covered up by Big Ventilation, sheeple!

They're covered up by Big Ventilation, sheeple!
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 17th June 2022, 01:58 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,611
Posted By P.J. Denyer
The mind tries to protect itself from true...

The mind tries to protect itself from true horror, like a naked Trump.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 16th June 2022, 03:52 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,428
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I bloody knew it!

I bloody knew it!
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 16th June 2022, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Fortunately there is one man with the countrywide...

Fortunately there is one man with the countrywide respect & moral standards required by Johnson in his 'Independent', self appointed, Ethics Advisor. And as luck would have it I think Prince Andrew's...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 16th June 2022, 01:15 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Considering Johnson picked him, I'm surprised the...

Considering Johnson picked him, I'm surprised the advisor figurered it out either.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th June 2022, 03:40 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
It's becoming quite North Korean, I keep...

It's becoming quite North Korean, I keep expecting Andrew "Tory Boy" Pierce to turn up on TV wearing a sky blue silk kimono.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 11th June 2022, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Or any MP, they'll still be getting their...

Or any MP, they'll still be getting their payrises just as they did through Austerity
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th June 2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Given how many Tories are private landlords I...

Given how many Tories are private landlords I suspect a 'cunning plan' to hammer the last few nails into the coffin of social housing. Encourage people who can't afford it to buy up Housing...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th June 2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I think that's one of those pesky EU Human Rights...

I think that's one of those pesky EU Human Rights Laws Mogg wants rid of. I don't know whether for 'Labour Relations' (you missed dusting one of Mogg Towers 17 mantlepieces, six of the best like...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th June 2022, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Apparently his real friends & family call him...

Apparently his real friends & family call him Alexander or 'Al'.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:34 AM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
The verbs around that subject are irregular too-:...

The verbs around that subject are irregular too-:

We are protecting our borders
They are maliciously punishing British holiday makers for voting to leave the EU
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:31 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I don't disagree, but it's an example of how the...

I don't disagree, but it's an example of how the rules get bent for 'the right people' and when that is accepted it perculates downward. If the Queen of the UK can change the rules to suit her...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:14 AM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Hhhmm, I wonder if that last one who wants to...

Hhhmm, I wonder if that last one who wants to sneak into Spain without showing his passport holds any opinions about 'illegal immigrants'?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:06 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Yes, The Queen can only use her nominal power to...

Yes, The Queen can only use her nominal power to influence politics in the most extreme circumstances, such as if employment discrimination, right-to-buy or tax disclosure laws might effect her.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:02 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
When May won her VoNC her party threatened to...

When May won her VoNC her party threatened to change the rules unless she stood down so that safety was illusory & she still went. Of course May did at least understand the concept of priorities...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd June 2022, 02:21 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Where on Earth would he find a lawyer stupid...

Where on Earth would he find a lawyer stupid enough to take on the case?



Oh, wait. Raab used to be a lawyer...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 30th May 2022, 09:50 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,215
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Sure it's not kids lost in the Upside Down?

Sure it's not kids lost in the Upside Down?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th May 2022, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
This completely. I'm reading Owen Jones's...

This completely.

I'm reading Owen Jones's 'inside the room' account of the Corbyn years at the moment. It's quite interesting and, so far, seems quite well balanced between admitting Corbyn's...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th May 2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
If Nadine Dorries is there, yes.

If Nadine Dorries is there, yes.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th May 2022, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
"When posh boys are in trouble they sack the...

"When posh boys are in trouble they sack the servants" - Dennis Skinner
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th May 2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Probably not a good plan, aside from being a law...

Probably not a good plan, aside from being a law breaking international Pariah with blood on his hands everyone's speculating about how unhealthy he looks & whether one of his own people will do for...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st May 2022, 02:44 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
"Okay Nadine type your password in.." ...

"Okay Nadine type your password in.."

Types: Y-O-U-R-_-P-A-S-S-W-O-R-D-_-I-N
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th May 2022, 01:49 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
As I understand (2nd hand, may be complete bs) it...

As I understand (2nd hand, may be complete bs) it there was wording in the original legislation about 'leaving your home' which left him a loophole. This was later changed, possibly before his...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th May 2022, 02:43 AM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I know that relations between England & France...

I know that relations between England & France have always been on the abusive side of friendly. But I think we've gone too far inflicting him on them. As they say "It's all fun and games..."
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th May 2022, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Maybe there's a convenient body of water nearby...

Maybe there's a convenient body of water nearby to give it a good cleansing soak?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th May 2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
He specifically claimed that "Greasy Night" was...

He specifically claimed that "Greasy Night" was listed on Urban Dictionary as meanings debauchery & drinking to much, it wasn't, the only term even close was "Greasy" on it's own for something...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th May 2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Presumably Durham Police needed to draft in...

Presumably Durham Police needed to draft in support from the council as they're too busy re-investigating a guy eating a curry as party of an extended work day before anelection?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th May 2022, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Some people might think the Scouse accent was a...

Some people might think the Scouse accent was a bit of a mistake, but fortunately any mate of Johnson's is golden in Liverpool....:rolleyes:
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 11th May 2022, 04:03 AM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I wouldn't call any of it 'long term' planning,...

I wouldn't call any of it 'long term' planning, it's what they think will get them through the immediate crisis without any thought for the knock on effects that will become the next crisis. "That's...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 11th May 2022, 03:55 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Then Johnson would be over qualified

Then Johnson would be over qualified
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th May 2022, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I think you're both half right, they didn't go in...

I think you're both half right, they didn't go in with the intention of renaging, but an attitude of "get something signed & if it doesn't work for us we'll renague". Now I think they're going to try...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th May 2022, 11:39 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
They assumed he was as hypocritical & self...

They assumed he was as hypocritical & self serving as they are, when he proved not to be they were outraged.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th May 2022, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I think it's a Kafkaesque thing "You must be...

I think it's a Kafkaesque thing "You must be guilty of something because otherwise we wouldn't be accusing you of everything".
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th May 2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Apparently the 'student who just happened to...

Apparently the 'student who just happened to video Kier Starmer through the window on his way home' is tbe son of a Breibart journalist with links to Johnson. All above board there then.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th May 2022, 04:25 PM
Replies: 3,130
Views: 214,661
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Yes, but think how much electricity we can save...

Yes, but think how much electricity we can save lighting our home with glowing turnips.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 6th May 2022, 11:46 AM
Replies: 449
Split Thread: The Challenger Disaster
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Posted By P.J. Denyer
Did they hire Bane for that part of the operation?

Did they hire Bane for that part of the operation?
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 5th May 2022, 10:25 AM
Replies: 449
Split Thread: The Challenger Disaster
Views: 18,341
Posted By P.J. Denyer
If they look the same it proves they're the same...

If they look the same it proves they're the same person. If they look different it proves they've had plastic surgery. Obviously!
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 5th May 2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
It's not uncommon for people voting Tory to be...

It's not uncommon for people voting Tory to be unwilling to admit it. People standing as Tories on the other hand...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd May 2022, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
These days it's not easy getting a picture...

These days it's not easy getting a picture anywhere with normal looking Tory supporters.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd May 2022, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
He doesn't care, he was only there to play dress...

He doesn't care, he was only there to play dress up.

Fat.. Balding.. Stupid.. Americsn.. Nuclear Plant..

Today's costume was "Homer Simpson", right?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd May 2022, 03:59 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
The attempts by Tory supporters to distract from...

The attempts by Tory supporters to distract from Johnson's covid rule breaking reach new lows with the Mail's "currygate" propaganda campaign-:...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 1st May 2022, 05:06 AM
Replies: 2,880
Views: 68,212
Posted By P.J. Denyer
To be fair, I can clear an area pretty quickly by...

To be fair, I can clear an area pretty quickly by picking up my guitar.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st May 2022, 02:08 AM
Replies: 449
Views: 14,154
Posted By P.J. Denyer
I think some people are just plain selfish.

I think some people are just plain selfish.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th April 2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
You missed out cake. God my workplaces were...

You missed out cake. God my workplaces were boring by comparison.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th April 2022, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Hardly the only qualication. Being able to mix a...

Hardly the only qualication. Being able to mix a shandy the way Matt Hancock likes it (lots of lemonade, not too fizzy, without the wife knowing) was also an important skill set.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th April 2022, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2,197
Views: 61,725
Posted By P.J. Denyer
Only one way to ensure Johnson can...

Only one way to ensure Johnson can concentratehttp://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/imagehosting/271726266d5b7c950d.jpg...
Forum: Trials and Errors 25th April 2022, 03:01 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 14,548
Posted By P.J. Denyer
From "Chavs" Some of the quotations from...

From "Chavs"

Some of the quotations from journalists explaining why they focussed on one story not the other are surprisingly frank (basically empathy for the parents).
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