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by Constantine
Sun Apr 21, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Local elections musical chairs
Replies: 19
Views: 313

Re: Local elections musical chairs

Interesting. One person thinks that Volodymyr Zelenskiy isn't a 'career politician', another thinks he is. The one thing I know about Zelenskiy is that he doesn't support or oppose any policies. :) The BBC describes the newly elected president as "a comedian wielding little more than a blank sheet o...
by Constantine
Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Local elections musical chairs
Replies: 19
Views: 313

Re: Local elections musical chairs

AAAlphaThunder wrote:
Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:27 pm
Exactly what one can expect from "career politicians".
What is a non-career politician?

Do you mean someone like Volodymyr Zelenskiy?
by Constantine
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Anti-Semitism - again?
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: Anti-Semitism - again?

.. The Tory party found a plethora of ways to obstruct the creation of the NHS - trying to protect the capital of those who had interests in the fabric of health provision...... or as you put it "everything that was nailed down". They were happy to see a national provision of healthcare - as long a...
by Constantine
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Competitions
Topic: Black is Black
Replies: 25
Views: 491

Re: Black is Black

Black is Black, I want my baby back

That's what comes to my mind.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9DoA5lkVpQA

A hit in 1967, apparently. God knows how I remember that. I was pretty young in 1967. Anyways. it's not that bad a song. :)
by Constantine
Sun Apr 07, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: 40 stores to close... (part 3)
Replies: 157
Views: 9663

Re: 40 stores to close... (part 3)

It is very doubtful, although not impossible that the independent Co-ops will ever give up their mutual status. They are more likely to be absorbed into the CWS or the Co-op group. No, it's the Co-operative Group (CWS) Ltd. http://www.company-histories.com/Cooperative-Group-CWS-Ltd-Company-History....
by Constantine
Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Questions and feedback
Topic: Request a new merchant
Replies: 67
Views: 3577

Re: Request a new merchant

AAAlphaThunder wrote:
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:55 am
Vibrant Vegan please.

@AWC
Do you mean this kind of thing? :)

https://www.amazon.com/Vegetable-Realis ... B00PABRT6M
by Constantine
Wed Apr 03, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Why BREXIT is so difficult,,,,,,,,
Replies: 36
Views: 996

Re: Why BREXIT is so difficult,,,,,,,,

Brexit is easy.

Brexit with a deal is tricky because it involves compromise.

Brexit and the Good Friday agreement are mutually incompatible.
by Constantine
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Did you know this political party still existied?
Replies: 13
Views: 454

Re: Did you know this political party still existied?

The Liberal Party is still going too. At least in Liverpool where they have a few councillors.
by Constantine
Sat Mar 30, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Game of Thrones
Replies: 22
Views: 677

Re: Game of Thrones

In GOT terms, Valar Morghulis - all men must die.

The books are really the thing, I'm just waiting for George RR to get a bloody move on and finish the last one. It's all loosely based on the Wars of the Roses, except with real, rather than symbolic dragons.
by Constantine
Sat Mar 30, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: Game of Thrones
Replies: 22
Views: 677

Re: Game of Thrones

William Joseph1 wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 2:07 pm
.... How do you play it?
To the death.