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Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 5th August 2022, 12:21 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,665
Posted By Lothian
The good old days when fraudsters actions led to...

The good old days when fraudsters actions led to higher premiums for the rest of us to pay their inflated claims. That in turn led to the employment of loss adjusters and claims checkers adding a...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd August 2022, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 824
Posted By Lothian
If others misrepresented her, the remedy is to...

If others misrepresented her, the remedy is to correct the record and make clear exactly what her policy is. It is not to ditch a brilliant idea that would turn around the fortunes of the UK....
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 2nd August 2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,451
Posted By Lothian
It is about time that the state severed formal...

It is about time that the state severed formal links with an institution that fails to accept British values. I wouldn't ban it simply remove all privileges.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 2nd August 2022, 12:40 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,451
Posted By Lothian
If God can change his mind on women clergy he can...

If God can change his mind on women clergy he can give gay sex the thumbs up.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd August 2022, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Who could have predicted that a policy to reduce...

Who could have predicted that a policy to reduce the wages of people who live

a) in rural as opposed to urban areas and
b) in 'red wall' areas where traditional industries collapsed leaving...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th July 2022, 05:52 AM
Replies: 3,197
Views: 231,006
Posted By Lothian
Except the work arounds are not work arounds,...

Except the work arounds are not work arounds, they are the UK refusing to control the border, Something they promised to do in order to prevent massive disruption and a challenge to peace in Ireland...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 30th July 2022, 03:50 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,665
Posted By Lothian
That is way outside my affordability. The kettle...

That is way outside my affordability. The kettle fine, but the burner, I couldn't afford the fuel at today's prices.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 30th July 2022, 02:55 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,665
Posted By Lothian
All insurance is overpriced but so are cars,...

All insurance is overpriced but so are cars, chocolate hobnobs and theatre tickets.

I insure things that would be devastating to me to lose. Kitchen kettles and the like, na.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th July 2022, 02:47 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Is there a law against including rental payments...

Is there a law against including rental payments in mortgage calculations? What is the penalty?

Good to see however that she has been fully on boarded with the brexit mind set and will be shunning...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th July 2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
I can explain it. The norm is Primary...

I can explain it.
The norm is

Primary school which goes from reception (,optional) ~4 years old to year 1 through to year 6 ~11 years old.

Then there is secondary school which does school...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th July 2022, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
As mentioned by Darat Grammar schools are flawed...

As mentioned by Darat Grammar schools are flawed in that rich parents can use their money to get their kids into the grammar school and not the comp.

That said the other system is also flawed in...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd July 2022, 05:24 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
It is quite simple. The idiot is the one who...

It is quite simple.

The idiot is the one who a month ago defended Johnson and now tries to distance themselves while at the same time copying him by having no coherent plan.
The clueless one is...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd July 2022, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
With your 5 do you vote for the idiot or the...

With your 5 do you vote for the idiot or the clueless?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st July 2022, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Just caught the economist she is...

Just caught the economist she is quoting/following in her policy. His view is that to boost the economy you need to put more money in people's pocket and they will spend it on goods and services if...
Forum: USA Politics 20th July 2022, 01:00 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,716
Posted By Lothian
Yes, and I imagine that quite a lot of work and...

Yes, and I imagine that quite a lot of work and planning went into losing them.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 17th July 2022, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
The current UK law 'captures' EU law but allows...

The current UK law 'captures' EU law but allows future divergence. No need to do anything else.

Would be interesting how much UK law has been created to replace the EU laws we helped craft.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th July 2022, 02:31 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
The more I read about Mordant the better Boris...

The more I read about Mordant the better Boris looks.

The Tories have finished scraping and are now going at the bottom of the barrel with a hammer and chisel.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th July 2022, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Comfortably if the Tories are as racist as I...

Comfortably if the Tories are as racist as I think they are.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th July 2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,840
Posted By Lothian
He had been misled and didn't think that is what...

He had been misled and didn't think that is what he was going to do.

....24 hours....

He is sorry about the denial he made. It has been the plan ever since he failed to resign in his...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th July 2022, 02:17 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
This government has spent longer talking up...

This government has spent longer talking up non-existent achievements and making false promises than actually doing anything but can we survive for 3 months missing 40 ministers?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th July 2022, 12:00 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Excellent. Presumably he pointed out that Gordon...

Excellent. Presumably he pointed out that Gordon Brown wasn't fighting a war with Russia
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 11:46 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Blast from the past ...

Blast from the past


https://twitter.com/PickardJE/status/1544926728426246144?s=20&t=QVRnNbVuxCrHf1Lud0yfSw
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Will the Black Knight see out the day? ...

Will the Black Knight see out the day?


Selected Odds on his successor (https://www.oddschecker.com/politics/british-politics/next-conservative-leader)


Penny Mordant 5-1
Rishi Sunak 13-2...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Perhaps it was all his fault.

Perhaps it was all his fault.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 12:41 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Rees-Mogg has to realise he is in the small...

Rees-Mogg has to realise he is in the small group of MPs who only Boris (& Nadine) would employ. He will stick it out to the end.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Hopefully Nadine is enjoying he trip to No 10...

Hopefully Nadine is enjoying he trip to No 10 tonight. I suspect it will be her last ever visit.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Is that for Boris to drink when he hides in there?

Is that for Boris to drink when he hides in there?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 07:08 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Ok I need help with the job advert, sure more can...

Ok I need help with the job advert, sure more can be added.


Government Minister (Several positions available)
No prior experience or aptitude for the role required but...
Must be willing to...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 04:42 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
The party loyality vs judgement window is closing...

The party loyality vs judgement window is closing rapidly. Will the next leader reappoint someone who sticks to Boris when most of the conservative voters want him out never mind the public.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 04:07 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Are you mixing up Knopfler with Knobber.

Are you mixing up Knopfler with Knobber.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 02:47 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
We don't need to get rid of Johnson, we need to...

We don't need to get rid of Johnson, we need to get rid of the Tories.

While there is a balance between national damage and the damage Johnson is doing to the Tory party, I currently would like...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 02:12 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
I too am pinching myself to understand how...

I too am pinching myself to understand how someone who ignored expert advice to under price by 40% the sale of the Royal Mail is now chancellor.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th July 2022, 01:41 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
She didn't get it because the health secretary...

She didn't get it because the health secretary said he would resign if he didn't get put into no 11, and that helped change BJ's mind. For chancellor BJ wanted the big cheese herself Liz Truss.
...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 5th July 2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
**** me, apparently Nadine has gone into No 10.

**** me, apparently Nadine has gone into No 10.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 5th July 2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
I bet he is currently looking through his MPs for...

I bet he is currently looking through his MPs for a picaninny, watermelon smile or perhaps someone who dresses like a letterbox.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 5th July 2022, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Javid resigned because the public now think Boris...

Javid resigned because the public now think Boris is untrustworthy and incompetent. It would have been better if he didn't take the job because Boris never has been trustworthy or competent.

...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th July 2022, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Think that list was discredited when Liz Truss's...

Think that list was discredited when Liz Truss's entry failed the credibility test.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd July 2022, 03:49 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Who agrees with the porn man that the blowjob man...

Who agrees with the porn man that the blowjob man should sack the groping man?



Nicked from elsewhere.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th June 2022, 07:17 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Legally changing your name by deedpoll is really...

Legally changing your name by deedpoll is really easy and free (https://freedeedpoll.org.uk/). (Don't get fooled by asking one of the companies who charge to do it) Lord Buckethead could be his legal...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th June 2022, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Good to hear the Secretary of State for sport...

Good to hear the Secretary of State for sport talk about Jonny Wilkinson's world cup winning drop goal at ..... an event to promote Rugby League.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 27th June 2022, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
What are the odds on Zack Goldsmith being the...

What are the odds on Zack Goldsmith being the next Tory PM?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th June 2022, 07:31 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,718
Posted By Lothian
Article 8 in the UK HRA...

Article 8 in the UK HRA (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_Rights_Act_1998) is Freedom of thought, conscience and religion.
Germany doesn't need a separate human rights act. It is part of the ...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th June 2022, 10:59 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,718
Posted By Lothian
You talked about insolvency well after the...

You talked about insolvency well after the following post when you said.....



And you have again gone back to your general claim

11,000 cases prove you are wrong.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th June 2022, 05:15 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,718
Posted By Lothian
Hey, can someone go and bring those goalpost back?

Hey, can someone go and bring those goalpost back?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th June 2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,718
Posted By Lothian
You could simply admit you are wrong rather than...

You could simply admit you are wrong rather than pretend you were referring to a proportional insignificance rather than the absolute one you were obviously refering to.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 03:43 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,682
Posted By Lothian
The appointment system also needs to change....

The appointment system also needs to change. rather than political appointees judges should be appointed independently from within the legal system.

Back to the main topic, What do you expect...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th June 2022, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Over 11 thousand hits on bailii ...

Over 11 thousand hits on bailii ...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th June 2022, 05:56 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
fixed

fixed
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd June 2022, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
Good news is Boris intends to carry on. Hopefully...

Good news is Boris intends to carry on. Hopefully he can limp through to the next general election.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd June 2022, 01:44 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 92,237
Posted By Lothian
They looked at this a while ago when May got...

They looked at this a while ago when May got upset that the British courts kept knocking back her extradition order. Once enough people explained to the problem wasn't the ECHR it all went quiet.
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