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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th June 2022, 07:17 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
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: 2,364
Views: 66,125
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: 2,364
Views: 66,125
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: 145
Views: 1,734
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: 145
Views: 1,734
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: 145
Views: 1,734
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: 145
Views: 1,734
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: 486
Views: 9,383
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: 2,364
Views: 66,125
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: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
fixed

fixed
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd June 2022, 11:39 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
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: 2,364
Views: 66,125
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.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 16th June 2022, 04:21 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Can anyone unpick the two letters Link...

Can anyone unpick the two letters

Link (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-61824796)

He is not resigning over Boris lying to parliament over the parties but over lies he is going to make...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Someone would need to explain the meaning of the...

Someone would need to explain the meaning of the word to him.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Johnson's ethics advisor has resigned. Should...

Johnson's ethics advisor has resigned. Should have been sacked.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 05:53 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Reduced from 1m because the neighbour plays his...

Reduced from 1m because the neighbour plays his drums to all hours of the night.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th June 2022, 12:28 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Is that a joke or do you have a source for that...

Is that a joke or do you have a source for that number?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th June 2022, 05:17 AM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 216,827
Posted By Lothian
the new bill...

the new bill (https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/bills/cbill/58-03/0012/en/220012en.pdf) policy section is worth a read

tl:dr

We voted to leave the EU. We negotiated a new agreement....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 13th June 2022, 03:34 AM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 216,827
Posted By Lothian
Good news in Aaron Banks losing his libel case...

Good news in Aaron Banks losing his libel case against Carol Cadwalladr

Not entirely sure whether she won because she believed he was a Russian stooge or whether it was in the public interest to...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th June 2022, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Last time councils were forced to sell houses...

Last time councils were forced to sell houses below market value and then had no money to replace them.
If that happens again it will kill the charitable HAs.

The alternative is they sell at...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th June 2022, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
The whole family were.

The whole family were.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th June 2022, 05:12 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,375
Posted By Lothian
I am not sure you have Labour and Tory voters in...

I am not sure you have Labour and Tory voters in the way you used to where your post code gave a 99% accurate prediction.
I think the Tory end still holds up but areas with traditional Labour voters...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th June 2022, 05:05 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,375
Posted By Lothian
In the recent local elections the Scottish Tories...

In the recent local elections the Scottish Tories were keen to distance themselves from Boris and the English party. That can be done in a local election, harder in the general election where votes...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 11:55 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,375
Posted By Lothian
Incompetence doesn't get a no confidence vote,...

Incompetence doesn't get a no confidence vote, otherwise he would have had one the day he started. The vote happens when enough MPs think they will lose their seat in the next election.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
With 2 by-elections coming up it will be...

With 2 by-elections coming up it will be interesting to see how much Boris appears on the campaign literature. Will he visit the constituencies and tour the streets with the candidates?

I am lying...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 04:38 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,375
Posted By Lothian
The spin appears to be his popularity has soared...

The spin appears to be his popularity has soared since the last time he stood for election.

In the leadership contest he got
51.1% of the vote
Hunt 24.6%
Gove 24%
Percentages from here...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:08 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,375
Posted By Lothian
He got less support than May who was wounded by...

He got less support than May who was wounded by the vote and managed to limp on for a couple of months.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Boris vote: 59% of Tory MPs are twats. So are the...

Boris vote: 59% of Tory MPs are twats. So are the other 41%.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 6th June 2022, 08:54 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 1,667
Posted By Lothian
Perhaps the old M16/M4 stock could be supplied to...

Perhaps the old M16/M4 stock could be supplied to school teachers and prefects.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Too right! No child should expect their parent to...

Too right! No child should expect their parent to check up on them at work.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 06:12 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
With friends like Nadine you don't need enemies.

With friends like Nadine you don't need enemies.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 03:57 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
There are so many knives flying I am surprised...

There are so many knives flying I am surprised Nadine hasn't started throwing herself in front of some of them to save the only person in the UK who would give her a cabinet role.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
He will be dragged kicking and screaming out of...

He will be dragged kicking and screaming out of No 10. Win this vote and I understand he is safe for a year. Get stuffed in the 2 by-elections coming up. 12 months of the public booing him. A Tory...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 02:55 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
I, for one, hope the lying incompetent lazy ****...

I, for one, hope the lying incompetent lazy **** survives.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st June 2022, 06:56 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 1,370
Posted By Lothian
Donald Trump identifies himself as a rational...

Donald Trump identifies himself as a rational pleasant human being.

I disagree but the implied question is about his view not mine.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 1st June 2022, 03:28 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Prick, thick or dick.

Prick, thick or dick.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 31st May 2022, 09:15 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Bollocks. The leadership contest allowed 3...

Bollocks. The leadership contest allowed 3 Supporters to vote. Their vote was worth the same as full members.
Corbyn got 84% of the votes of those 'supporters" such as Toby the twat Jones, and as...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 31st May 2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Can't beat the old Whataboutism fallacy.

Can't beat the old Whataboutism fallacy.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 31st May 2022, 03:44 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Without knowing Corbyn's view I think it is...

Without knowing Corbyn's view I think it is possible to believe that complementary medicine has the potential to offer clinically-effective and cost-effective solutions to common health problems...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 31st May 2022, 12:52 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
I remember Labour brought in a ridiculously cheap...

I remember Labour brought in a ridiculously cheap membership scheme (3 a year) and their membership soared to nearly 0.8% of the population.
That said at the time there were reports of loads of...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th May 2022, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
He was so principled that he regularly voted...

He was so principled that he regularly voted against the party whip. As leader his faction's intolerance of those who copied his defiance was inexplicable.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th May 2022, 11:40 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Clearly bots are involved skewing the results. I...

Clearly bots are involved skewing the results. I can't believe 1000 people think he should remain in post
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 11:34 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,672
Posted By Lothian
A good guy with a gun is better at crowd control.

A good guy with a gun is better at crowd control.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 11:33 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,672
Posted By Lothian
At least this event brings the Texas anti...

At least this event brings the Texas anti abortion rules into context. They don't want to run out of targets.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th May 2022, 06:06 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Presumably it is similarly ok to call Boris...

Presumably it is similarly ok to call Boris 'Lying ****"
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th May 2022, 04:30 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
The recommendation is junior staff should not be...

The recommendation is junior staff should not be punished as they were following the culture set by their leader. Meanwhile the leader has sacked junior staff to change the culture.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 03:21 AM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,672
Posted By Lothian
If the majority want something done but sit there...

If the majority want something done but sit there doing nothing but watch tumbleweed then they are part of the problem.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 12:01 AM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,672
Posted By Lothian
This is the price you pay for liberal gun laws....

This is the price you pay for liberal gun laws. Stop pretending it is shocking or unusual. 27 school shoot ups so far this year. There will be more.

Given your reluctance to give up guns, the...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th May 2022, 02:55 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
Meh, There is a war on. #goes to check...

Meh, There is a war on.


#goes to check whether the Tories are the source of the war stories
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd May 2022, 12:39 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 66,125
Posted By Lothian
It does raise the question as to what was the...

It does raise the question as to what was the criteria for a fine?
It is obviously not simply being at an illegal gathering as Johnson was at this party and the party Princess Nut Nut arranged...
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