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Should Turkey Join EU?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Vladimir, Mar 8, 2016.

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Should Turkey be allowed to join the EU?

  1. Yes

    10.0%
  2. No

    90.0%
  1. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    I can't bring myself to dismiss the deaths of hundreds of Kurdish civilians as a 'mere detail'.

    Bit surprised you can.
     
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  2. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    Sarcastic much? Moi?

    I was seeking (but failing) to suggest that members of the EU might find it surprisingly easy to accommodate all sorts of wrongdoing provided Turkey kept migrants from their borders.
     
  3. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    On that I agree... I just don't agree with your portrayal of Erdogan. He's a dangerous 'friend' in the region. Aren't they all
     
  4. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    Was Osama not a 'friend' at one point?

    Not to mention our lovely Saudi 'friends'. Ugh.
     
  5. artboyusa

    artboyusa Star commenter

    Janissaries are cool...
    [​IMG]
     
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  6. burajda

    burajda Star commenter

    shhhh.....don't mention the Armenians
     
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  7. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    Bet the Janissary with the green gown has hat envy.
     
  8. artboyusa

    artboyusa Star commenter

    They're supposed to have been fierce soldiers. Silly looking but fierce...
    [​IMG]
     
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  9. JL48

    JL48 Star commenter

    The only countries allowed to join from Eastern Europe these days are small relatively wealthy ones, like Croatia.

    That was the old Turkey of 3 to 5 years ago.

    There are loads of upsides to Turkey as a country. It's a great place. It's just not ready yet for EU membership, for all the reasons mentioned above.
     
  10. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    Nothing says ferocity like slippers, a pretty flower and some lovely ostrich feathers.
     
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  11. Vladimir

    Vladimir Senior commenter

    More empty accusations, I see. That and sarcastic one-liners are all you seem capable of. I've yet to see you put forward any sort of substantial reply or forward any argument. You just snipe.

    For your information, I have no idea why that post was censored.
     
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  12. nadstretcher

    nadstretcher New commenter

    Perhaps they're the Gay Gordons.
     
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  13. aspensquiver_2

    aspensquiver_2 Senior commenter

    Have no idea what that post actually was. I imagine, however, it was deeply unpleasant judging by Lanokia's reaction.
     
  14. Vladimir

    Vladimir Senior commenter

    Incorrect. As you must obviously know, because you are also premoderated, our posts are not allowed to be viewed until they have been vetted. Lanokia's reaction was, therefore, not because of the content because he didn't see it, but because of the fact it was censored and he couldn't reply accordingly. You, yet again, jumped to an erroneous conclusion
    [This comment/image/section has been removed for breaching our Community Guidelines/Terms and conditions]
     
  15. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Haha oh no Lanokia saw the nonsense you wrote.
     
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  16. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    Yup. Nothing left but display after the Knights sent them packing.
     
  17. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Oh that is funny...
     
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  18. aspensquiver_2

    aspensquiver_2 Senior commenter

    All the losers like your nonsense. Cool...
     
  19. Vladimir

    Vladimir Senior commenter

    In other words, you were wrong again, and can't support your accusations so you lash out. That's all you know how to do. Poor, little you!
     
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  20. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Except you were wrong Vladimir... as usual. You accused me of racism. Out of nowhere.

    It was quite pathetic really.
     
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