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  • chopsen 4 Oct 2017 16:49:40 19,992 posts
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    Yeah, but youth vote now matters.
  • Stuz359 4 Oct 2017 17:02:23 88 posts
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    Loved when she was talking about the conservative and unionist party. Talked about the union, how we were stronger together and lambasted those that would seek to destroy the union because of narrow minded nationalist ideals.

    However, brexit is brexit.
  • disusedgenius 4 Oct 2017 17:15:46 8,971 posts
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    LittleSparra wrote:
    Which two years ago the Sun declared a Stalinist idiocy from Miliband. And now champions.

    Hmm.
    I've seen a few right wing comments about the turnaround from talking about the greatness of free market capitalism mid week to basically trotting out the Miliband manifesto at the speech. It doesn't seem to be going down well either way.
  • dankcushions 4 Oct 2017 17:19:57 327 posts
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    this prankster does make it does seem like it would be remarkably easy to assassinate a UK prime minister, although theresa seems to be doing the bulk of the work for you.

    Edited by dankcushions at 17:21:54 04-10-2017
  • Dougs 4 Oct 2017 17:30:38 84,608 posts
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    Haha, apparently May used a line from Jed Bartlett in her speech.
  • RelaxedMikki 4 Oct 2017 17:40:04 2,430 posts
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    RobAnybody wrote:
    Blurp wrote:
    F OFF
    https://mobile.twitter.com/tamcohen/status/915544030854963200

    the last E of Everyone also apparently fell off later on.
    What's going on? It's like something from a Terry Pratchett novel. Metaphors becoming real. The country is actually literally falling apart?

    At this point, I won't be surprised when the wheels do fall off the Tory Party bus. When they have to swerve to avoid a potential banana skin, whilst perfroming a u-turn. Distracted by the dinasaurs hiding from the f#cking invisible elephants.

    Edited by RelaxedMikki at 17:41:06 04-10-2017
  • Frogofdoom 4 Oct 2017 17:56:12 6,834 posts
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    He has been arrested for handing that p45 to her.
  • whatfruitlivesagain 4 Oct 2017 18:00:16 794 posts
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    disusedgenius wrote:
    Building more council houses is the only one that really broke through the fuck ups. She also reaffirmed the energy price fixing policy from the election.
    And she had to immediately roll back on the council house pledge stating that the additional money equated to a measly 5000 homes a year.
  • disusedgenius 4 Oct 2017 18:04:01 8,971 posts
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    I mean, it has been an hour or so before she said it, I think that's about fair for a rollback.
  • Frogofdoom 4 Oct 2017 18:13:19 6,834 posts
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    That's almost 5 per town you ungrateful peasants.
  • JamboWayOh 4 Oct 2017 18:21:29 5,366 posts
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    Furtive_Pygmy wrote:
    Frogofdoom wrote:
    He has been arrested for handing that p45 to her.
    Seriously?

    /shakes head.
    If I was going to interrupt her speech and be arrested, I would have at least wanted to be arrested for a better crime. Like throwing a shoe at her head.
  • spamdangled 4 Oct 2017 18:33:35 31,210 posts
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    @Furtive_Pygmy

    Breach of the peace apparently.

    Edited by spamdangled at 18:33:54 04-10-2017
  • mothercruncher 4 Oct 2017 18:35:16 14,520 posts
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    Terroristic breach of the peace.
  • disusedgenius 4 Oct 2017 18:35:16 8,971 posts
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    Of course he got arrested over it, I expect it'll still be worth it, though.
  • Blurp 4 Oct 2017 18:36:15 1,227 posts
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    We can't call him a terrorist because he's white.
  • mal 4 Oct 2017 21:48:01 29,118 posts
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    Yeah, Brodkin's been arrested multiple times for previous stunts against politicians and HMV already. He's used to it by now, I'd have thought.
  • X201 4 Oct 2017 22:03:03 18,351 posts
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    He’s done them a favour, exposing a security hole
  • Dougs 4 Oct 2017 22:21:16 84,608 posts
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    Here's the West Wing plagiarism...

    https://twitter.com/D_Raval/status/915618207343480833
  • GoatApocalypse 5 Oct 2017 07:49:30 3,487 posts
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    Love that May wore a bracelet featuring a Marxist feminist icon.

    Can only assume she's converted to Corbynism and is committed to bringing down the government from inside.
  • DaM 5 Oct 2017 10:57:56 16,976 posts
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    dankcushions wrote:
    this prankster does make it does seem like it would be remarkably easy to assassinate a UK prime minister, although theresa seems to be doing the bulk of the work for you.
    I'm surprised there hasn't been more made of that. After he gave her it, he walked into the row where the whole Cabinet were and started talking to them. So he could have taken the whole Government out. With ninja skills or something, I presume they search folk for weapons.

    Imagine if Ann Widdicome is the Designated Survivor?!
  • JamboWayOh 5 Oct 2017 11:58:03 5,366 posts
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    DaM wrote:
    dankcushions wrote:
    this prankster does make it does seem like it would be remarkably easy to assassinate a UK prime minister, although theresa seems to be doing the bulk of the work for you.
    I'm surprised there hasn't been more made of that. After he gave her it, he walked into the row where the whole Cabinet were and started talking to them. So he could have taken the whole Government out. With ninja skills or something, I presume they search folk for weapons.

    Imagine if Ann Widdicome is the Designated Survivor?!
    Her first act would probably be making sex illegal.
  • Armoured_Bear 5 Oct 2017 12:11:22 21,297 posts
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    Interview with Amber Rudd
    Starts at 20m50s, awesome stuff.

    Edited by Armoured_Bear at 12:14:22 05-10-2017
  • mothercruncher 5 Oct 2017 12:32:49 14,520 posts
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    Ha, didn’t realise Elmer Fudd was in charge of security. After her “I don’t need to understand how encryption works” comment this week I don’t think she’s capable of embarrassment though.
  • Armoured_Bear 5 Oct 2017 14:41:38 21,297 posts
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    Furtive_Pygmy wrote:
    Armoured_Bear wrote:
    Interview with Amber Rudd
    Starts at 20m50s, awesome stuff.
    Awesome in what way? How much of a cunt she is?
    How inept she is and how much of a state the Tories are in
  • Vortex808 6 Oct 2017 07:54:36 12,009 posts
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    Just seen Michael Gove on bbc news without glasses, he looks even creepier than when he wears glasses.
  • GoatApocalypse 6 Oct 2017 08:59:14 3,487 posts
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    Vortex808 wrote:
    Just seen Michael Gove on bbc news without glasses, he looks even creepier than when he wears glasses.
    He's still struggling to adapt to his human form, then.
  • mothercruncher 6 Oct 2017 11:38:03 14,520 posts
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    Tehe.
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