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Forum: Politics 27-08-2015, 18:36
Replies: 196
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Posted By jcafcw
The fact that 2,650 have died since being...

The fact that 2,650 have died since being declared fit for work seems to me to indicate that there is something wrong with the process. Instead of party politics maybe we should demand that something...
Forum: Politics 24-08-2015, 21:19
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Don't stop them leaving just make them keep...

Don't stop them leaving just make them keep paying tax.
Forum: Politics 24-08-2015, 21:08
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
They became tax exiles because our puny laws...

They became tax exiles because our puny laws allowed them to do so. I believe Americans can pay tax to America even if they don't live there.
Forum: Politics 24-08-2015, 21:05
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
A thought occurred to me today. I think Corbyn...

A thought occurred to me today. I think Corbyn was the candidate the right never wanted to win in the first place. I think they are okay with the non-entities of Burnham, Cooper and Kendall. They...
Forum: Politics 23-08-2015, 10:04
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
So why are the Tory press running all these scare...

So why are the Tory press running all these scare stories about him BEFORE he has been elected?
Forum: Politics 23-08-2015, 09:45
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
He also doesn't agree with the right on this one...

He also doesn't agree with the right on this one and is using facts rather than blind prejudice so of course must be discredited at every turn.
Forum: Politics 23-08-2015, 09:44
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
The really enjoyable thing about Corbyn is how...

The really enjoyable thing about Corbyn is how the right are crapping themselves at the mere thought that he could win. The outlandish and quite frankly untrue scare tactics about the country...
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 17:50
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Although I'd love Dennis Skinner to tell Putin...

Although I'd love Dennis Skinner to tell Putin some home truths. Would be fun.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 17:49
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
With his smashing up of the counting houses he...

With his smashing up of the counting houses he would be considered a terrorist by some sections of the media and future Christians terrorist sympathisers.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 17:28
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
I seem to remember seeing the EU gave the Tories...

I seem to remember seeing the EU gave the Tories no choice about keeping East Coast line in public hands. I think that is right and I am sure someone will correct me if I am wrong.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 17:08
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
http://forums.digitalspy.co.uk/showthread.php?t=20...

http://forums.digitalspy.co.uk/showthread.php?t=2096846

See post 22.

I haven't voted for them since 2001 and do not believe a word they say. At the moment they haven't been in power for over five...
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 14:47
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Irony? I don't support any political party. I...

Irony?

I don't support any political party. I think they are all useless.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 14:16
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Epsom. Cancellations galore both ways going into...

Epsom. Cancellations galore both ways going into and out of London all week.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 14:05
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
But you don't use them now? And you, as always,...

But you don't use them now?

And you, as always, tinge your post with what looks best for the Tories rather than what is actually happening in the real world.

Believe me, as someone who uses trains...
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 13:34
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Trains are dirty and broken down NOW. And that...

Trains are dirty and broken down NOW.

And that is under private ownership.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 13:09
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Annsyre post 5024.

Annsyre post 5024.
Forum: Politics 22-08-2015, 13:03
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
I see the Tories on this board are using the...

I see the Tories on this board are using the facile and quite incorrect argument that the British Rail of 30 years ago is the reason why nationalised railways won't work today. The handling of the...
Forum: Sony PlayStation, Vita & PSP 10-08-2015, 19:15
Replies: 3,738
Views: 242,474
Posted By jcafcw
http://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2015/08/10/psn...

http://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2015/08/10/psn-maintenance-scheduled-august-1718/

PSN will down next week - and this time is intentional. ;-)

It looks like next Tuesday morning in the UK.
Forum: Politics 09-08-2015, 18:42
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
And yet we still have a rail service that stings...

And yet we still have a rail service that stings you unless you book in advance. And there are many delays due to network problems.

And Italy does have a reputation for being a joke despite the...
Forum: Politics 09-08-2015, 18:25
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
So how can Germany manage to run a cheaper and...

So how can Germany manage to run a cheaper and efficient train service and still generally maintain a budget surplus.

Saying it is expensive to run when others manage to run it cheaper seems to be...
Forum: Politics 08-08-2015, 23:12
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Aren't you people bored yet of throwing the...

Aren't you people bored yet of throwing the endless, mindless tropes about the left?
Forum: Politics 07-08-2015, 19:42
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
It wouldn't exactly be by stealth though. If they...

It wouldn't exactly be by stealth though. If they won a parliamentary majority with that in its manifesto and passed the act through Parliament it wouldn't be stealth. And if they won a referendum...
Forum: Politics 07-08-2015, 18:29
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
All we have to do is to tell the EU to foxtrot...

All we have to do is to tell the EU to foxtrot oscar and we will decide how we run our railways not them.

Problem sorted.

BTW if the franchise runs out then it would not technically be owned a...
Forum: Politics 06-08-2015, 22:00
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
The TFL does set the fares for both the buses and...

The TFL does set the fares for both the buses and taxis though. Which is unlike buses in neighbouring Surrey who set their own fares. London also has a London-wide Oyster system and maximum fares for...
Forum: Politics 05-08-2015, 22:14
Replies: 6,355
Views: 152,135
Posted By jcafcw
Corbyn's influence and popularity is starting to...

Corbyn's influence and popularity is starting to take shape as Burnham pledges to re-nationalise the railways.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-33780754

Sorry if it has already been discussed.
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