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Forum: Politics Yesterday, 13:17
Replies: 93
Views: 2,216
Posted By David Tee
How much do you think it would cost if they were...

How much do you think it would cost if they were all out of work and the government had to support each and every one of them? Take off any salary related benefits and that's the figure to focus...
Forum: Politics 20-12-2014, 16:09
Replies: 11
Views: 602
Posted By David Tee
Yup, agree. A lot of detail and good insight and...

Yup, agree. A lot of detail and good insight and analysis.

Mind you, I had to do a double take - Jason Cowley? Editor for the last 6 years of the New Statesman? Indeed it is....
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 21:02
Replies: 110
Views: 3,597
Posted By David Tee
:D :D :D :D :D How charmingly clueless. UKIP...

:D :D :D :D :D

How charmingly clueless. UKIP have as much chance reclaiming sovereignty of the United Kingdom as I have of being voted America's Next Top Model.

Rather than deal with your...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 19:31
Replies: 110
Views: 3,597
Posted By David Tee
Like Labour did? :D Anyway, they won't. ...

Like Labour did? :D

Anyway, they won't. They'll be demolished if they did. Given that it will be THE leading electoral pledge, Clegg and student fees will be child's play compared to what would...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 19:26
Replies: 93
Views: 2,216
Posted By David Tee
Because you said you take issue with people who...

Because you said you take issue with people who denigrate public sector workers.



Fair enough - I went for another link.



Either way, you're still not telling me what would be illegal...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 19:19
Replies: 152
Views: 3,784
Posted By David Tee
I've no doubt there's a bunch of hardcore UKIP...

I've no doubt there's a bunch of hardcore UKIP supporters out there, all claiming they're the "People's Army". I'm equally certain that most "people" are highly offended that UKIP would in any way...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 19:08
Replies: 110
Views: 3,597
Posted By David Tee
Whether they do or not isn't the point. The...

Whether they do or not isn't the point. The Conservatives are the only ones pledging to give the public a vote on the matter.
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 18:20
Replies: 93
Views: 2,216
Posted By David Tee
Public sector workers are above criticism in your...

Public sector workers are above criticism in your eyes?

Your second point - what would be illegal? The two examples you gave - positions with no authority btw - earn well above (i.e. 50% +) the...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 14:17
Replies: 93
Views: 2,216
Posted By David Tee
Examples, please.

Examples, please.
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 14:13
Replies: 93
Views: 2,216
Posted By David Tee
First point: I'm sure you're right but I'm...

First point: I'm sure you're right but I'm equally sure that the reason most choose low paid work is because there isn't a better option. Second point: irrelevant. Take them all out of their jobs...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 13:48
Replies: 93
Views: 2,216
Posted By David Tee
And fortunately for us, many, many more chose...

And fortunately for us, many, many more chose much lower-paid private sector jobs, which helps drive the economy that generates the tax revenue to pay for the nursing auxiliaries and healthcare...
Forum: Politics 19-12-2014, 13:36
Replies: 29
Views: 845
Posted By David Tee
Funny. I could sworn the BBC headline...

Funny. I could sworn the BBC headline says



Not. as in NOT.
Forum: Politics 17-12-2014, 15:48
Replies: 82
Views: 1,787
Posted By David Tee
Oh knock it off. Where was your faux outrage...

Oh knock it off. Where was your faux outrage when Miliband asked Cameron whether he has "wrecked any restaurants recently", or made references to the "crimson tide"? You think those are suitable...
Forum: Politics 17-12-2014, 14:49
Replies: 82
Views: 1,787
Posted By David Tee
On the money, I would have said.

On the money, I would have said.
Forum: Politics 12-12-2014, 20:51
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
The Conservatives DID want less regulation for...

The Conservatives DID want less regulation for the City. They wanted less bureaucracy, less red tape - regulation that that was achieving nothing except keeping meaningless paper churning round the...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 20:32
Replies: 9,391
Views: 347,049
Posted By David Tee
Ah. I love an Optimist. I can't tell how far...

Ah. I love an Optimist.

I can't tell how far the UKIP bandwagon will roll. My instincts tell me that what we're seeing now is the high water mark but I could well be wrong. I certainly wouldn't...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 19:50
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
I'll accept the party vs candidate line but given...

I'll accept the party vs candidate line but given that the ballot paper usually has several candidates you can vote for - how exactly do you vote against a particular party without also voting for a...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 19:48
Replies: 9,391
Views: 347,049
Posted By David Tee
:D And popular.

:D

And popular.
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 18:00
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
Eh? Politicians have a right to speak on behalf...

Eh?

Politicians have a right to speak on behalf of others. They've been democratically elected to represent them. They have the mandate I referred to...

Your message appears to be that the...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 17:08
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
:D :D :D You're seriously trying to tell me that...

:D :D :D

You're seriously trying to tell me that the difference between you voicing your own opinion and you speaking on behalf everyone else is an issue of semantics?

And as for..

I don't go in...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 16:47
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
We're not talking about discussing, campaigning...

We're not talking about discussing, campaigning and protesting. You were very specific.

Only the Tories can be blamed for that, no-one else. We don't want to hear the excuses any more.

The way I...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 16:38
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
Nothing like on this scale UT. There'll always...

Nothing like on this scale UT. There'll always be arguments against bills etc. and opposition parties trying to finagle clauses into bills, but in this case we are talking every single cut - every...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 16:28
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
Some truth in the first part - but Labour's...

Some truth in the first part - but Labour's profligacy and refusal to even contemplate a busted economy were the key to the scale of the recession.

The Tory approach to deregulation is less...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 16:23
Replies: 157
Views: 2,766
Posted By David Tee
Oh yes they can - and the problems they inherited...

Oh yes they can - and the problems they inherited can hardly be classed as "their own shortcoming". And it won't be just the current Government blaming them - the public will as well. Blame isn't...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2014, 16:15
Replies: 9,391
Views: 347,049
Posted By David Tee
:D No, not the Hamiltons. I've forgotten their...

:D No, not the Hamiltons. I've forgotten their names - that's if they even told me. They more or less introduced themselves and to be honest I was rather grateful when they stopped talking. But,...
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